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Flashcards in DAY 49 Deck (40):
1

absolve

v. pardon, forgive, exculpate, let off

2

ambling

adj. leisurely, slow, easy

3

barter

v. trade, exchange, swap

4

bombard

v. strike, assault, assail

5

breeding

n. reproduction, upbringing

6

bulky

adj. large, hulking, immense, gross, massive

7

depict

v. represent, portray, picture

8

diminish

v. lesson, decrease, reduce, abate

9

duration

n. length, term, span

10

emphasize

v. stress, make much of, highlight

11

exalted

adj. superior, high, praised

12

favor

1. n. kindness, good-will
2 n. approval, blessing, approbation

13

fervor

n. zeal, passion, ardor

14

foliage

n. leaves

15

foster

v. rear, breed, nourish

16

free

v. liberate, deliver, emancipate

17

further

adj. additional, extra, more

18

guide

v. direct, lead, show

19

inaction

n. lack of action or activity

20

incursion

n. invasion, raid, foray

21

indispensable

adj. essential, necessary, requisite

22

inimical

adj. unfriendly, hostile, antagonistic, opposed

23

intervention

n. influence, interference

24

merge

v. combine, unite

25

pattern

n. design, figure

26

permanent

adj. lasting, constant, everlasting

27

point

n. issue

28

praise

v. acclaim, hail, laud

29

precarious

adj. uncertain, unstable; delicate, touchy

30

prototype

n. model

31

rapidly

adv. quickly, fast

32

refine

v. improve, polish

33

rent

v. lease, let

34

source

n. origin, derivation

35

sparsely

adv. lightly, thinly

36

standpoint

n. perspective, point of view

37

stint

v. limit

38

subsequently

adv. later, successively, afterward

39

terrestrial

adj. earthly, wordly

40

unbridled

adj. unrestrained, unrestricted, uncontrolled