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Flashcards in Ch 13 Deck (20):
1

To bear witness affirm to be true or Genuine

A test

2

If it together exactly to connect so as to form a whole

a carpentry figure resembling a doves tail

Dovetail

3

The quality of exceeding all moral bounds in exceedingly evil act huge size immensity

Enormity

4

To hesitate stumble lose courage to speak hesitantly to lose drive weaken decline

Falter

5

I warning or feeling that something bad will happen marks by fear ominous

Foreboding

6

Totally abandoned and helpless sad and lonely retched or pitiful almost hopeless

Forlorn

7

Chillingly proud and scornful

Haughty

8

Physical detect a hindrance obstacle

Impediment

9

Necessary urgent a form of herb expressing a command that which is necessary or required

Imperative

10

To linger in and Ingliss way hang around dawdle tarry

Loiter

11

To pretend Elmos to avoid duty or work or down on the job

Malinger

12

Short but full of meaning and point

Pithy

13

To read by fours especially during wartime to see's wrongfully property stolen by force

Plunder

14

To smile or speak in a silly forced way a silly for smile

Simper

15

Firmly fixed constant not moving or changing

Steadfast

16

Much boosted about in a vain or swaggering way

Vaunted

17

To abuse or be little unjustly or maliciously

Vilify

18

A person without a home or friend astray person or animal something that comes along by chance a straight bit

Waif

19

Twisted turn to one side cleverly and often Grimley humorous

Wry

20

To adjust or change to suit conditions

Adapt