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Flashcards in Cracking the GRE 2 Deck (15):
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Ebullience

Noun: quality of lively or enthusiastic expression of thoughts and feelings

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Facetious

Adj: playful, humorous

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Gregarious

Adj: sociable, outgoing

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Odious

Adj: evoking intense aversion or dislike

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Penurious

Adj: penny pinching, stingy

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Pernicious

Adj: extremely harmful, potentially causing death

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Quiescence

Noun: stillness

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Redoubtable

Adj: Awe-inspiring, worthy of honor

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Aver

Verb: to state, declare, or assert

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Dissemble

Verb: to disguise or conceal

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Endemic

Adj: characteristic of a locality, region, or people

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Halcyon

Adj: calm and peaceful

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Impassive

Adj: revealing no emotion

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Impunity

Adj: immune from punishment or penalty

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Occlude

Verb: to obstruct or block