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Flashcards in Day1.n Deck (20):
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coerce

to force someone to do or not to do something

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coalesce

to come together as one, to fuse, to unite

3

clemency

mercy, forgiveness, mildness

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circumvent

to frustrate as though by surrounding

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circumspect

cautious

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circumscribe

to draw a line around, to set the limits, to define, to restrict

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circumlocution

an indirect expression, use of wordy or evasive languate

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circuitous

roundabout, not following a direct path

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choleric

hot-tempered, quick to anger

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chimera

an illusion, a foolish fancy

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chicanery

trickery, deceitfulness, artifice, especially legal or political

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chastise

to inflict punishment on, to discipline

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chagrin

humiliation, embarrassed disappointment

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cerebral

brainy, intellectually refined

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censure

to condemn severely for doing something bad

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celibacy

abstincence from sex

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caustic

like acid, corrosive

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catholic

universal, embracing everything

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catharsis

purification that brings emotional relief or renewal

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categorical

unconditional, absolute