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Flashcards in Aqwf Deck (30):
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Abyss

Bottomless hole, a vast expanse or depth

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Acrid

Caustic, bitter, harsh (relates to taste or smell)

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Affable

Friendly, courteous, amiable

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Allure

To influence, sway, or entice with some tempting appeal

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Angular

Lean, sharp cornered; gaunt

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Apathy

A lack of concern or feeling; indifferent

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Ascend

To move upward, to rise from a lower location

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Authoritative

Coming from proper authority; dictatorial; conclusive

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Automaton

A creature acting in a mechanical way with no indication of intelligence

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Banal

Common, ordinary, lacking freshness, hackneyed

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Baseness

The quality of lacking higher values

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Bequeath

To hand down, to give or to leave in a will

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Blanch

To take the color out of, to bleach, to make white

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Camouflage

A concealment by means of disguise

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Claustrophobia

Fear of enclosed spaces

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Cloister

To seclude or to confine

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Conceit

Excessively high opinion of one’s own worth or ability

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Confound

To cause one to become confused

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Congeal

To solidify or to coagulate

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Contempt

Scorn, extreme dislike or disdain

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Debauchary

Moral corruption

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Decorum

Appropriate conduct, correct and proper behavior

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Degeneration

A state of decline

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Demented

Insane

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Despicable

Very bad, contemptible

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Destitution

State of being extremely poor, in extreme want

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Deterrent

Something that discourages or keeps something from happening

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Dilation

Expansion

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Disconcerting

Upsetting, frustrating

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Disentangle

To unravel, extricate