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Flashcards in 1st Semester Deck (47):
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destitute

poor

2

AWOL

absent

3

confidant

a friend

4

odious

hateful

5

syzygy

the nearly straight-line configuration of three celestial bodies.

6

indomitable

unbeatable

7

obstinate

stubborn

8

qualm

doubt

9

myopic

nearsighted

10

camaraderie

friendship

11

astute

sharp

12

innocuous

harmless

13

shrill

high-pitched

14

adamant

stubborn

15

chastity

virginity

16

aghast

shocked

17

glean

to collect

18

taut

tight

19

avarice

greed

20

sporadic

intermittent

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exhilarate

to thrill

22

magnanimous

generous

23

arbitrator

judge

24

auspicious

hopeful

25

anathema

ban

26

obsolete

old-fashioned

27

vestige

trace

28

dilettante

amateur

29

euphoric

happy

30

fetid

smelly

31

tacit

unexpressed

32

jolt

shock

33

vehement

aggressive

34

gallant

brave

35

relinquish

to surrender

36

idiosyncrasy

a habit

37

ephemeral

brief

38

perilous

threatening

39

effervescent

bubbly

40

acrimonious

bitter

41

unobtrusive

discreet

42

elucidate

to clarify

43

misconstrued

to mistake

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exemplify

to give an example

45

corroborate

to prove

46

jocund

happy

47

enmity

hate