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Flashcards in Bad and Worse Deck (19)
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Mal

Bad, and Evil

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Mis

Bad, wretched, hatred

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Val

Wish

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Anthro

Hmankind

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Nefarious (adj)

wicked, sinful

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repugnant (adj)

offensive, repulsive

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infamous (adj)

famous for bad deeds, notorious

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odious (adJ)

worthy of dislike, arousing feelings of dislike

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malevolent (adj)

wishing harm to others, evil

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malefactor (adj)

an evildoer

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abominable (adj)

loathsome, unpleasant

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avarice (n)

extreme greed

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bigotry (n)

intolerance toward those who are different

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hypocrite (N)

one who says one thing but does another

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miserly (adj0

lacking generosity

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inimical (adj)

unfriendly

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curmudgeon (n)

a cranky person

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misanthrope (n)

one who hates humankind

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perfidy (n)

deliberate breach of trust, treachery