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Flashcards in Hit Parade Group 1 - Day 2 Deck (20):
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Eloquent (Adj)

well-spoken, expressive, articulate (Noun: eloquence)

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Enervate (Verb)

to weaken; to reduce in vitality

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Ennui (Noun)

dissatisfaction and restlessness resulting from boredom or apathy

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Equivocate (Verb)

to use ambiguous language with a deceptive intent (Adj: equivocal)

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Erudite (Adj)

very learned; scholarly (Noun: erudition)

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Exculpate (Verb)

exonerate; to clear of blame

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Exigent (Adj)

urgent, pressing; requiring immediate action or attention

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Extemporaneous (Adj)

improvised; done without preparation

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Filibuster (Noun)

intentional obstruction, esp. using prolonged speech making to delay legislative action

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Fulminate (Verb)

to loudly attack or denounce

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Ingenuous (Adj)

artless; frank and candid; lacking in sophistication

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Inured (Adj)

accustomed to accepting something undesirable

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Irascible (Adj)

easily angered; prone to temperamental outbursts

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Laud (Verb)

to praise highly (Adj: laudatory)

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Lucid (Adj)

clear; easily understood

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Magnanimity (Noun)

the quality of being generously noble in mind and heart, esp. in forgiving (Adj: magnanimous)

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Martial (Adj)

associated with war and the armed forces

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Mundane (Adj)

of the world; typical of or concerned with the ordinary

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Nascent (Adj)

coming into being; in early developmental stages

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Nebulous (Adj)

vague; cloudy; lacking clearly defined form