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Flashcards in Hit Parade 5 Deck (50):
1

Alloy (v.)

To mix or cut with impurities

2

Appropriate (v.)

Take for one's use, confiscate

3

Arrest (v.)

To suspend, or engage attention

4

August (adj.)

majestic

5

Bent (n.)

inclination, tendency

6

Broach (v.)

To bring up

7

Brook (v.)

To tolerate

8

Cardinal (adj.)

major (ie cardinal sin)

9

Chauvinist (n.)

Blindly devoted patriot

10

Color (v.)

To change

11

Consequential (adj.)

logically following OR pompous, self important

12

Damp (v.)

To diminish the intensity

13

Die (n.)

Tool used for shaping

14

Essay (v.)

To test or try

15

Exact (v.)

To demand, take

16

Fell (v.)

To knock down

17

Fell (adj.)

inhumanely cruel

18

Flag (v.)

To sag or droop

19

Flip (adj.)

Sarcastic, impertinent

20

Ford (v.)

wade

21

Grouse (v.)

To complain or grumble

22

Guy (n.)

Rope attached for brace or guidance

23

Intimate (v.)

To imply

24

List (v.)

To tilt or lean to one side

25

Lumber (v.)

Move heavily and clumsily

26

Meet (adj.)

Fitting, proper

27

Mince (v.)

To speak carefully, euphemize

28

Nice (adj.)

extremely precise

29

Obtain (adj.)

to be established, accepted

30

Occult (adj.)

Hidden, beyond comprehension

31

Pedestrian (adj.)

common, trite

32

Pied (adj.)

Multicolored

33

Plastic (adj.)

Moldable

34

Pluck (n.)

Courage, spunk

35

Prize (v.)

Pry, force with lever

36

Rail (v.)

To complain about bitterly

37

Rent (v.)

torn

38

Quail (v.)

To lose courage, turn frightened

39

Qualify (v.)

To limit

40

Sap (v.)

To weaken

41

Sap (n.)

Fool

42

Scurvy (adj.)

Contemptable

43

Singular (adj.)

Exceptional, odd

44

Stand (n.)

Group of trees

45

Steep (v.)

Saturate/soak

46

Strut (n.)

Supporting cross part of a wing

47

Table (v.)

To remove from consideration

48

Tender (v.)

To offer

49

Waffle (v.)

To flip flop

50

Wag (n.)

Wit