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Flashcards in CDQ's Week 4 Deck (35):
1

stunt

retard the growth or development

2

culprit

a person responsible for a crime / the cause of a problem

3

sheen

a soft luster on a surface

4

reconcile

restore friendly relations between

5

corridor

a long passage between rooms / a belt of land between two areas

6

survelliance

close observation

7

bog down

get stuck while doing something

8

roam

an aimless walk

9

emanate

issue or spread out from

10

metropolis

a large city

11

wiggle

move or cause to move up and down or from side to side

12

clunky

awkward

13

futile

useless / incapable of producing useful result

14

perish

die

15

ruminative

deeply thoughtful

16

scrap

a fight or quarrel

17

dint

a hollow in a surface

18

metaphorical

express one thing in terms denoting another

19

tyranny

cruel government or rule

20

crank

an eccentric person

21

discursive

digressing from subject

22

immerse

involve oneself deeply in

23

behold

see or observe

24

reclaim

retrieve or recover

25

frenzy

uncontrolled excitement

26

lapse

mistake, error

27

thelogy

the study of nature of god and belief

28

prosper

grow strong

29

archaic

very old

30

stagger

walk or move unsteadily

31

devastate

destroy or ruin (something)

32

seminal

of strongly influencing later developments

33

rendition

performance

34

rote

mechanical repetition of something to be learned

35

chore

routine task (ex. a household one)