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Flashcards in English 1HB WotD 11/27/17 Deck (11):
1

fool around, dawdle

lollygag

2

nearness in place, time, order, occurrence, or relation

proximity

3

deserving or causing hatred; hateful; detestable

odious

4

an area of soft, muddy ground; swamp or swamplike region

slough

5

the essential part: core

pith

6

A statement that does not agree with logic

non sequitur

7

outstanding because of notable achievement

illustrious

8

to remove or destroy all traces of; do away with; destroy completely

obliterate

9

An error in chronology; especially: a chronological misplacing of persons, events, objects, or customs in regard to each other

anachronism

10

Using or given to coarse language
Vulgar or evil

scurrilous

11

Archaic: a person sent ahead to provide lodgings

harbinger