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Flashcards in 40 Deck (20):
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eccentric

tending to act in strange or unusual ways

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abstruse

hard to understand

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contrive

to form or think of a plan

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plausible

possibly true; believable or realistic

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intricate

having many parts

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anecdotal

a short story about an interesting or funny event or occurrence

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convoluted

very complicated and difficult to understand

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impressionistic

involving general feelings or thoughts rather than specific knowledge or facts

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analogous

similar in some way

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unsubstantiated

not proven to be true

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dilatory

causing a delay

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dogmatic

expressing personal opinions or beliefs as if they are certainly correct and cannot be doubted

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rigorous

very strict and demanding

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inscrutable

difficult to understand; causing people to feel curious or confused

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ardor

a strong feeling of energy or eagerness

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paragon

a person or thing that is perfect or excellent in some way an should be considered a model or example to be copied

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profusion

a large amount of something

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enigma

someone or something that is difficult to understand or explain

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bounty

good things that are given or provided freely and in large amounts

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obtuseness

stupid or unintelligent; not able to think clearly or to understand what is obvious or simple