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Flashcards in CDQ's Week 2 Deck (35):
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wieldy

easily controlled or handled

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substantive

important

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caveat

a warning or a notice

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realm

a kingdom / a field or domain

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shove

push strongly

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troop

a group of soldiers

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bellow

emit a deep loud roar

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ledge

a narrow horizontal surface projecting from a wall

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oath

a solemn promise

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thrust

push suddenly or violently

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gown

a long dress

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captivating

attract and hold the interest and attention of

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provoking

causing annoyance (ex. thought-provoking)

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thrilling

producing sudden and strong excitement

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enchanting

delightfully charming

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stunning

extremely impressive or attractive

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commission

the authority to perform a task or duties

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torpedo

a underwater missile

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hustle

force to move hurriedly

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virtuoso

a person highly skilled in art

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agony

extreme suffering

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optical

relating to sight

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attire

clothes

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regime

a government / a system or planned way of doing things

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sleeve

the part of a garment that covers a person's arm

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crouch

adopt a position in which the knees are bent and the upper body is brought forward and down

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deluge

a severe flood

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acrobatics

gymnastic feats

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singleton

a single person or thing

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lieu

instead

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verbatim

in exactly the same words

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fiddle

a violin / play with the fiddle

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holistic

the whole

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bemoan

express sorrow or discontent

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stash

store safely and secretly