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Flashcards in F Deck (30):
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facile

easy, requiring little effort

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fallacious

incorrect, misleading

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fastidious

meticulous, demanding, having high and often unattainable standards

4

fathom

to understand, comprehend

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fatuous

silly, foolish

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fecund

fruitful, fertile

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felicitous

well suited, apt

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feral

wild, savage

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fervent

ardent, passionate

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fetid

having a foul odor

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fetter

to chain, restrain

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fickle

shifting in character, inconstant

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fidelity

loyalty, devotion

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flaccid

limp, not firm or strong

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flagrant

offensive, egregious

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florid

flowery, ornate

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flout

to disregard or disobey openly

18

foil

to thwart, frustrate, defeat

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forbearance

patience, restraint, toleration

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forestall

to prevent, thwart, delay

21

forlorn

lonely, abandoned, hopeless

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forsake

to give up, renounce

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fortitude

strength, guts

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fortuitous

happening by chance, often lucky or fortunate

25

forum

a medium for lecture or discussion

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fractious

troublesome or irritable

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fraught

usually used with, filled, or accompanied with

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frenetic

frenzied, hectic, frantic

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frivolous

of little importance, trifling

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furtive

secretive, sly