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Flashcards in 24 Deck (30):
1

impending

about to happen soon; about to occur or appear

2

inclement

stormy; unkind

3

infuse

cause to take in and be filled with; instill; to introduce into

4

inviolable

secure from corruption, attack, or violation; unassailable

5

latitude

freedom from narrow limitations

6

malign

speak evil of; bad-mouth; defame

7

miserly

stingy; mean

8

neophyte

recent convert; beginner

9

omniscient

all-knowing

10

papyrus

ancient paper made from stem of papyrus plant

11

persona

public personality or facade

12

plummet

fall sharply

13

primordial

existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary

14

prudent

cautious; careful

15

rationale

fundamental reason or justification; grounds for an action

16

remnant

remainder

17

revel

to take great pleasure or delight; to celebrate

18

fallible

liable to err

19

forebode

to predict or foretell

20

germane

pertinent

21

heinous

atrocious; hatefully bad

22

impetuous

violent; hasty; rash

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innocuous

harmless

24

lewd

lustful

25

affable

warmly friendly

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antithesis

contrast

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profane

violate; desecrate

28

opportune

timely; well-chosen

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parley

a conference, especially between enemies

30

pesky

annoying; disagreeable