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Flashcards in DAY 46 Deck (39):
1

alight

v. land, come down, settle

2

alternate

v. rotate, interchange

3

contain

v. involve, comprise, hold

4

deter

v. preclude, prevent, inhibit

5

examine

v. inspect, probe, scrutinize

6

fast

adj. quick, swift, rapid

7

gist

n. core, kernel, essence

8

gleaming

adj. shining, luminous, brilliant

9

guarantee

v. insure, warrant

10

hobby

n. pastime, diversion, avocation

11

inadequate

adj. insufficient, deficient

12

inborn

adj. innate, native, natural

13

inaccessible

adj. unreachable; unobtainable

14

inclination

n. preference, tendency, trend

15

in proximity to

phr. close to, adjacent to, near, in the vicinity of

16

insight

n. understanding, perception

17

intent

n. purpose, intention, design

18

interwine

v. interweave, intermingle, twine

19

join

1. v. connect, link, unite, combine
2. v. meet

20

meddlesome

adj. meddling, interfering, intrusive

21

multiply

v. increase, expand, augment

22

myriad

adj. innumerable, numerous, countless

23

naive

adj. ingenuous, simple, unaffected

24

outrage

v. anger, aggravate, offend, infuriate

25

particularly

adv. especially, uniquely, specially

26

principal

adj. central, major, main, primal, prime, chief

27

propel

v. push, force out, drive, impel

28

rigorous

1. adj. severe, demanding, harsh
2. adj. precise

29

savor

n. flavor, taste

30

scramble

v. mix up, jumble, muddle, tangle

31

seldom

adv. infrequently, rarely, hardly, scarcely

32

simulated

adj. artificial, imitated

33

slight

adj. small, minor, trivial

34

sporadic

adj. infrequent, occasional, irregular, intermittent

35

standstill

n. complete stop, halt

36

systematic

adj. methodical, organized

37

through

prep. by, by means of

38

versatile

adj. flexible, adaptable, all-around, many-sided

39

voluble

adj. talkative, loquacious, fluent