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Flashcards in 20 Vocab Words: 2nd Half Deck (20):
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Discreet

adj; Act/Speak carefully to avoid causing offense or to gain an advantage

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encounter

verb; I encountered a wild bear during my hike

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Bliss

adj; Happiness

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Liberty

adj; Freedom

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Siege

noun; Military operation to try to force opponent to surrender.

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despair

verb; Feeling hopeless/helpless

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Tender

adj; Gentleness/concern or sympathy

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quench

verb; The boy had to quench his thirst

9

rapier

noun; Sharp-pointed sword for thrusting.

10

Scorn

noun; belief that someone or something is worthless

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Solemnity

noun; Being serious or dignified.

12

kin

noun; Family/relations

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Virtuous

adj; Showing moral or high standards

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Disparage

verb; to regard as having little worth

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semblance

noun; the outward appearance of something

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endure

verb; To suffer

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mend

verb; repair

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profane

adj; devoted to non-religious beliefs

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pilgrim

Noun; A person who travels to sacred places for religious reasons.

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Devotion

adj; Determined to accomplish something