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Flashcards in Catcher in the Rye Vocab 2 Deck (15):
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Humility

Quality in being modest in behavior and attitude; being humble

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Modulate

To adjust the pitch, volume, or tone

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Obtuse

Lacking intellect or quickness of perception; not sharp

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Presage

V: to predict M: an omen, premonition

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Querulous

Given to complaining; grumbling

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Vagaries

Erratic, random changes

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Indefatigable

Tireless, never giving up

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Query

N: a question V: to ask a question

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Reconcile

To settle or resolve

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Rejoinder

An answer or reply

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Shroud

V: to wrap or conceal N: something that conceal; a burial wrap

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Bond

V: to join securely; to form a close personal relationship N: something that binds

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Narcissism

Excessive love of oneself

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Alienation

Act or condition of being isolated

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Benevolent

Characterized by doing good.