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Flashcards in Deriv 2.9-2.12 Deck (33):
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A condemning as wrong, strong disapproval

Censure

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Deserving blame, guilty

Culpable

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Serving as a model or example, worth imitating

Exemplary

4

Acting suddenly with little or no thought, rash, impulsive

Impetuous

5

Peevish, inclined to find fault

Querulous

6

Very sacred, holy, or inviolable

Sacrosanct

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Pretending to be very holy or pious, affecting righteousness

Sanctimonious

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Authorized approval or permission

Sanction

9

Spreading from person to person

Contagious

10

Touching along all or most of one side

Contiguous

11

Dependence on chance or uncertain conditions, a possible occurrence

Contingency

12

Flowering, blooming

Efflorescent

13

Drink, absorb

Imbibe

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Commonplace, everyday

Mundane

15

Restless, unsettled, unruly, hard to control

Restive

16

Able to be wounded or hurt in some way

Vulnerable

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To make less or hard to bear, to lighten or relieve

Alleviate

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To honor the memory of, serve as a memorial

Commemorate

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Shabby, falling into disrepair

Dilapidated

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Lightness, lack of seriousness

Levity

21

To soothe the temper of, to appease

Mollify

22

A severe or formal rebuke, especially by a person in authority

Reprimand

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A disinclination to express one's feelings or impart information

Reticence

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Not liking to talk, silent, uncommunicative

Taciturn

25

Talkative

Loquacious

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Lowered in social status, having lost class

Declasse

27

Religious, pious, showing reverence

Devout

28

To be continually changing or varying

Fluctuate

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To give light to, to make clear, explain

Illuminate

30

To show to be just, right, in accord with reason

Justify

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A long life, length of time spend in employment

Longevity

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Giving off light

Luminous

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Ruin, complete and irreplaceable loss

Perdition