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Flashcards in 2nd Semester Deck (55):
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sedate

calm

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disingenuous

indirect

3

pathos

sadness

4

exuberant

cheerful

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omit

to disregard

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alibi

an excuse

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irate

angered

8

penchant

a tendency

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evoke

bring up

10

lament

to mourn

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irascible

short-tempered

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ineffable

indescribable

13

fervor

intensity

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lurid

gruesome

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stoic

tolerant

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cynical

pessimistic

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perennial

eternal

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discretion

prudence

19

autonomous

independent

20

hyperbole

exaggeration

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catharsis

relief

22

infallible

flawless

23

chivalrous

noble

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lucid

clear

25

discern

to eye

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endeavor

to strive

27

mellifluous

harmonious

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equilibrium

balance

29

altruistic

selfless/helpful

30

verity

truth

31

ambivalence

mixed feelings

32

superfluous

extra

33

delirious

insane/thrilled

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gregarious

sociable/outgoing

35

requiem

lament/a cry of grief

36

exacerbated

complicated

37

rampant

uncontrolled/unrestrained

38

scrupulous

moral

39

paragon

exemplar/model

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inebriated

drunk

41

amalgamation

combination

42

ominous

threatening

43

pious

loyal

44

coax

sweet-talk

45

melancholy

sadness

46

scrutinize

to inspect

47

scant

little/destitute

48

eclectic

assorted

49

subsequent

after

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hiatus

a break

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stymie

to obstruct/interfere

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garish

flamboyant/flashy

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asset

a spy/aid

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indelible

unforgettable

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ostentatious

flamboyant/flashy