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Flashcards in K-L Deck (16):
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kinetic

Having to do with motion; lively

2

labyrinth

a maze

3

laconic

using few words; seemingly rude

4

lament

to mourn

5

lampoon

to satirize; to mock; to parody

6

languish

to become weak; depressed

7

largess

generous giving of gifts; generosity; philanthropy

8

latent

present but not apparent; potential

9

laud

to praise; to applaud

10

legacy

something handed down from the past; bequest

11

lethargy

sluggishness; laziness; drowsiness

12

levity

lightness; unseriousness; frivolity

13

libel

a written or published falsehood that defames someone

14

litigate

to try in court; to engage in legal proceedings

15

lucid

clear; easy to understand

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lugubrious

exaggeratedly mournful