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Flashcards in Cracking the GRE 4 Deck (15):
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Probity

Noun: adherence to highest principles, uprightness

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Proclivity

Noun: natural inclination

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Profligate

Adj: excessively wasteful, prodigal

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Prosaic

Adj: dull, lacking imagination

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Quotidian

Adj: recurring daily

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Recondite

Adj: hidden, concealed, difficult to understand

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Sedulous

Adj: diligent, hardworking

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Spendthrift

Noun: one who spends money wastefully

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Tout

Verb: publicly praise or promote

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Vituperate

Verb: to abuse or criticize severely

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Brook

Verb: to tolerate

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Damp

Verb: to diminish intensity

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Essay

Verb: to attempt, to experiment

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Fell

Adj: inhumanly cruel

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Intimate

Verb: to imply or suggest