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Flashcards in HW#8 Problem Words Deck (14):
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Enervation

Fatigue; exhaustion

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Hiatus

Pause; break; gap; intermission

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Respite

Rest; break; postponement; reprieve

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Commencement

Begin; start; graduation

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Endow

Bequeath; finance

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Alimony

Financial support

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Malingerer

Idler; shirker (evade duty)

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Approbation

Approval or praise

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Reprobation

Disapproval; condemnation; censure

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Federation

Group of states with central government

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Pedestrian

Dull

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Effervescence

Vivacity; enthusiasm; bubbles; fizz

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Animate

Enliven; invigorate; give inspiration or encouragement

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Flippant

Not showing a serious or respectful attitude; frivolous; facetious