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Flashcards in Deck 5 Deck (26):
1

Jaunt

Short pleasure trip

2

Whet

Sharpen

3

Recuperate

Get better after illness

4

Nettle

Annoy

5

Jaundiced

Cynical Pessimistic

6

Elusive

Hard to pin down

7

Pallid

Lacking color

8

Languid

Fatigued or weak

9

Invective

Sharp criticism

10

Inure

To become accustomed to something through experiencing it a lot

11

Insidious

Appealing but harmful

12

Ingenuous

Innocent and candid

13

Inexorable

Incapable of being changed or halted

14

Ineffable

Unspeakable

15

Inchoate

Unformed; immature; developing

16

Implacable

Incapable of being appeased

17

Impinge

To impactMake an impression

18

Impertinent

Rude Insolent

19

Impervious

Not affected by

20

Imperious

Commanding

21

Impassive

Serious No emotion No suffering

22

Ignominy

Disgrace Dishonor

23

Hegemony

Domination over others

24

Harangue

A ranting speech

25

Hapless

Unlucky

26

Grandiloquence

Pompous language