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Flashcards in 42-55 Deck (14)
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1

quaver

to speak in a trembling voice

2

certitude

certainty, confidence

3

filigree

delicate, ornamental work made from twisted wire of gold or silver

4

invigorate

to give energy to; to animate

5

manifest

to show plainly; to reveal

6

chaos

complete confusion

7

oracle

a prophet; a wise person

8

verbiage

excess words; wordiness

9

beatific

blessedly happy

10

discourse

lengthy discussion in speech or writing

11

moor

an area of poorly drained open land

12

rebut

to refute; to offer opposing evidence

13

perfunctorily

in a routine manner

14

phosphorescent

glowing