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Flashcards in DECK 19 Deck (26):
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MOLLIFY

to soothe anger

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EMOLLIENT

softens

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ABSOLVE

to pardon

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EXHORT

to urge strongly

5

COERCE

intimidate

6

WHEEDLE

Trick
Flatter

7

GOAD

to incite, urge into action

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BEGRUDGE

to give in

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SPUR

incite, urge into action

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PREREQUISITE

requirement

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OLFACTORY

relating to sense of smell

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GUSTATORY

relating to sense of taste

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DISCERN

distinguish, ascertain

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PUNGENT

sharp odor

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PUTRID

rotten, foul odor

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THWART

to stop something before it succeeds

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CURTAIL

to make less

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ABSTEMIOUS

not self-indulgent; ascetic

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REMUNERATION

income

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IMPECUNIOUS

without money

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IMPROVIDENT

prodigal, can’t provide for future

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PARSIMONY

spends money wastefully, prodigal

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VENAL

corruptible

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PAUPER

very poor

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INSOLVENT

bankrupt

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HARBINGER

omen