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Flashcards in #3 Definitions Deck (20):
1

an enemy, opponent

adversary

2

to turn away, to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, convey

alienate

3

a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skill; trickery

artifice

4

to compel, force

coerce

5

cowardly
a coward

craven

6

of or related to cooking or the kitchen

culinary

7

a death, especially of a person in a lofty position

demise

8

to enliven, cheer, give spirit or liveliness to

exhilerate

9

plowed but not seeded; inactive; reddish-yellow;
land left unseeded
to plow but not seed

fallow

10

to disturb, worry to trouble by repeated attacks

harass

11

stormy, harsh; severe in attitude or action

inclement

12

to pay a debt, settle an account to eliminate

liquidate

13

to think about in a dreamy way, ponder

muse

14

so unimportant that it can be disregarded

negligible

15

to make permanent or long lasting

perpetuate

16

an example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later action

precedent

17

inflicting or aiming at punishment

punitive

18

to set right, remedy
relief from wrong or injury

redress

19

a temporary stay
to stay for a time

sojourn

20

refined in manner or style, suave

urbane