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Flashcards in Group 5 Deck (20):
1

abstemious

self denying;refraining from indulging

2

blithe

free-spirited;carefree

3

crepuscular

active at dawn and dusk

4

enunciation

clear pronunciation;accent;articulation

5

headstrong

stubborn;willful

6

lackluster

dull;monotonous;bland

7

objective

unbiased;not subjective

8

pliable

flexible;not stubborn

9

rescind

retract;repeal

10

temper

to moderate;soften

11

abstruse

difficult to understand;obscure

12

Blunderbuss

1.ancient weapon(type of gun);2.a clumsy person

13

cringe

recoil;flinch;shy away

14

envenom

to cause bitterness and bad feeling

15

hedonism

self indulgence;pleasure-seeking

16

laconic

using few words;brief;to the point

17

oblique

indirect ;slanting

18

plumage

feathers of a bird

19

resignation

acceptance of fate

20

tenacious

stubborn;resolute;holding firm to a purpose