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Flashcards in Deck 30 Deck (24):
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BASE

lowest part, foundation, lower

2

AGGREGATION

collection

3

RETRENCHMENT

additional interior fortification to prolong the defense

4

PREEMINENCE

high status

5

VANGUARD

group of people leading the way

6

VENAL

corruptible

7

CHAGRINED

Uneasy; embarrassed

8

PRIVATION

a lack of, or poor

9

LEVITY

humor or lightness

10

FLIPPANT

not serious

11

INVETERATE

Confirmed
Long habit

12

RESTIVE

resistent, stubborn, impatient

13

RIBALD

coarse, crude humor

14

RUSE

a trick

15

SAGACITY

shrewdness, wisdom

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SCURRILOUS

vulgar, coarse

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TRANSMUTE

to change or alter in form

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TURGID

swollen, excessively embellished

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VARIEGATED

diversified, distinctly marked

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VERDANT

green in tint or color

21

VEX

to confuse or annoy

22

WANTON

undisciplined, lewd, lustful

23

WISTFUL

full of yearning for the past; musingly sad

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ZENITH

the highest point