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Flashcards in day test #3 Deck (18):
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impetuous

acting or done quickly and without thought or care

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milieu

a persons social environment

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anathema

a person or thing detested or a loathed. a person or thing consigned

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mellifluous

pleasing to the ear

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ineffable

to great to be expressed in words

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epoch

a particular period of time in history or a persons life

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serendipity

the chance occurrence of events in a beneficial way

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limerence

the state of being infatuated with another person

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illicit

not legally permitted

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iridescent

producing a display of rainbow like colors

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kudos

honor,glory

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arsonal

a place where the military equipment and weapons are stored

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pinkerton

private segority guard and detect agency

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predecessor

a person who held a job or office before the current hidden. a thing that has been followed or replaced by another

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aristocrat

a person who has taste manner characteristics or wealthy powerful families

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skirmish

an episode of irregular or unpremeditated fighting

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inferior

lower ranks. a person who is lower than another status or ability

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indomitable

impossible to subdue or defeat