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Flashcards in j-n Deck (18):
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jocular

joking or facetious

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lackluster

lacking brilliance or radiance

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lament

to feel or express sorrow or grief

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languid

lacking energy or vitality

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lassitude

weariness of body or mind

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laud

to priase

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licentious

unrestrained by law or morality

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loquacious

tending to talk too freely or too much

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malevolent

evil, showing ill will

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mercenary

motivated purely by money

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misanthrope

one who hates mankind

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mitigate

to lessen in intensity

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mollify

to soften in feeling or temper

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mundane

uninteresting, common

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munificent

great generosity in giving

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myriad

a great number of people or things

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nubulous

hazy, vague, or indistinct

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nihilism

total rejection of laws or institutions