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Flashcards in #3 Deck (45):
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Abhor

Hate; Loathe

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Adulate

Praise excessively

3

Amass

Gather together; Collect

4

Ambulatory

A place for walking

5

Apprehension

Anxiety or fear that something bad will happen

6

Cajole

Persuade someone to do something

7

Coherent

Logical; Reasoned

8

Convivial

Cheerful and friendly

9

Debilitate

To weaken (someone)

10

Immaculate

Clean; Spotless

11

Impotent

Powerless

12

Inert

Motionless

13

Jocular

Humorous

14

Juxtapose

Place close together for contrasting effect

15

Levity

High spirits; Liveliness

16

Abstemious

Moderate; Restrained

17

Affable

Friendly

18

Altruistic

Unselfish

19

Autonomy

Self-government

20

Blunder

Mistake; Error

21

Bombastic

High-sounding

22

Botch

Mishandle

23

Circumscribe

Restrict

24

Circumspect

Cautious

25

Conspicuous

Noticeable

26

Indigent

Poor

27

Magnanimous

Generous

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Parsimonious

Cheap

29

Penurious

Extremely poor

30

Venerate

Regard with respect

31

Ascertain

Discover

32

Audacious

Bold

33

Belligerent

Aggressive

34

Deleterious

Harmful

35

Diffident

Why

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Effusive

Expressing gratitude unrestrainingly

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Judicious

Good judgement

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Meticulous

Great attention to detail

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Perpetuate

Preserve

40

Predilection

Fondness

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Proliferate

Multiply

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Prolific

Productive

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Sagacious

Wise; Clever

44

Subdue

Conquer

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Utilitarian

Practical