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Flashcards in 37.1 Deck (20):
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Pusil

Small weak

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Pusillanimous

Lacking courage or resolution, cowardly

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Sed/Sid

Sit

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Sedentary

Characterized by or requiring much sitting

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Thanatos

Death

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Euthanasia

The act of putting to death painlessly or allowing to die an animal or person suffering from an incurable condition.

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Vac

Empty

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Vacuous

Without contents, empty,

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Via

Life

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Bon vivant

A person who enjoys a luxurious and social lifestyle.

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Fug

Run away

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Subterfuge

A clever trick used to evade a rule, escape a consequence, hide something, etc.

13

Ize

To make, cause

14

Aggrandize

O make great or greater in power, honor,rank, or wealth.

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Luc

Light,shine

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Elucidate

To make clear or explain ,especially something that is hard to understand.

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Nepo

Nephew

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Nepotism

Favoritism shown on the basis of family relationships

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Opia

Sight

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Myopia

Nearsightedness, narrow mindedness, intolerance, lack of foresight.