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Flashcards in Ch 11 Def Deck (20):
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To make calm soothe to relieve satisfy to yield to

Appease

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Late tardy

Belated

2

Causing great misfortune

Calamitous

3

To quote to mention to summon to appear in court to commend recommend

Cite

4

n line with accepted ideas or standards trite

Conventional

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To lure into a trap a person or thing used to lure into a trap

Decoy

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To dig to search deeply and thoroughly into

Delve

7

To follow in order come immediately after and as a result

Ensue

8

Heroic courage respect and courtesy and actor statement marked by a high level of courtesy

Gallantry

9

To make known to help to give pass something

Impart

10

Using or showing good judgment why since

Judicious

11

To bring about an agreement between persons or groups act as a go-between occupying a middle position in direct acting through an intermediary

Mediate

12

The setting surrounding environment

Millieu

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Strange freakish weird foreign looking out of the way do you geographical remote exceeding reasonable limits

Outlandish

14

Domineering monte bowling overpowering predominate

Overbearing

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High-spirited lively bold saucy Jaunty

Pert

16

To feast entertain agreeable

Regale

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Lazy lacking in ambition and energy and efficient

Shiftless

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A stain spot or a mark of corruption or diss honor to stain or contaminate

Taint

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I peculiar way of acting a sudden twist your turn

Quirk