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Flashcards in Day 2 Deck (32):
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Arrogant

Acting superior

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Articulate

Using language clearly or easily

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Aspect

A part, feature, or phase

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Assertion

A statement or declaration, often without reasoning or support

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Assuage

I make milder or less severe

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Astute

Having practical intelligence

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Atypical

Not typical; not conforming to type

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Augment

To make larger

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Austere

Severe in manner or appearance

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Authenticity

The quality of being authentic or genuine

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Autonomy

Independence or freedom of will

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Banal

Lacking originality

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Belabor

To explain or work at something beyond what is necessary

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Belie

To show to be false

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Belittle

To regard as less important or less impressive

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Benefactor

A person who gives a benefit; kindly helper

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Benign

Having a kid disposition

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Bereft

Deprived and made desolate

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Bleak

Bare and desolate

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Bolster

To support or hold up

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Bureaucratic

Rigidly committed to procedure or routine

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Burgeon

To grow or develop quickly

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Cacophony

Harsh, loud, discordant sounds

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Calculated

Carefully thought out or planned

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Camaraderie

A spirit of friendship or good-fellowship

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Candid

Frank, open, Honest in speech

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Cantankerous

Disagreeable to deal with

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Capitulate

To give up resistance

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Capricious

Subject to or led by whim

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Captivate

To attract or hold the interest of

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Catalyst

Something that causes an event or change

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Cathartic

Emotionally purging (cleansing)