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Flashcards in Day 1 Deck (32):
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Anachronism

Something out of place in historical time

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Apathetic

Having or showing little emotion

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Animated

Full of life or spirit

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Anecdote

A short, amusing story

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Abstract

Apart from actual, specific, concrete ideas or events

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Acquiesce

To submit without protest

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Adept

Skilled

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Abase

Deprived of self esteem, confidence

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Abstinence

Denial of an indulgence or appetite

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Abstruse

Hard to understand

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Adroit

Expert, skilled, nimble

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Advocate

To speak or write in favor of

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Aesthetic

Relate to beauty

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Antagonistic

Acting in opposition to another

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Alleviate

To make easier to endure

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Apprehensive

Uneasy or fearful

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Affable

Easy to approach or talk to

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Ardent

Having intense or passionate feeling

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Ambivalent

Uncertainty or fluctuation, mixes feelings

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Allegation

An assertion made with little or no proof

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Adulation

Excessive adoration or admiration

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Altruism

Unselfish concern for others

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Ambiguous

Open to several meanings or interpretations

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Alacrity

Cheerful willingness

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Animosity

A feeling of strong dislike

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Amiable

Showing pleasant or good natured qualities

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Appropriated

To take possession of

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Allude

To refer casually or indirectly

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Accessible

Easy to approach or enter

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Affluence

Abundance of wealth

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Adherence

Faithful attachment

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Acclaim

Enthusiastic approval or welcome