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Flashcards in #4 Definitions Deck (20):
1

associated, connected

affiliated

2

to find out

ascertain

3

an accomplishment, the act of acheiving

attainment

4

to give or pass on as an inheritance

bequeath

5

forceful, convincing, relevant, to the point

cogent

6

to move toward one point, approach nearer together

converge

7

to scatter, spread far and wide

disperse

8

to regard highly
a highly favorable opinion or judgement

esteem

9

to erase, obliterate, destroy

expunge

10

having limits; lasting for a limited time

finite

11

not able to be wounded or hurt; shielded against attack

invulnerable

12

spiteful, showing ill will

malevolent

13

cool and confident, unconcerned

nonchalant

14

knowing everything; having unlimited awareness or understanding

omniscient

15

a remedy for all ills; cure-all; an answer to all problems

panacea

16

exact, careful, attending thoroughly to details; having high moral standards, principled

scrupulous

17

to move about stealthily; to lie in hiding

skulk

18

proud and contemptuous; showing scorn because of a feeling of superiority

supercilious

19

strange, mysterious, weird, beyond explanation

uncanny

20

easily excused, pardonable

venial