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Flashcards in Kaplan Prep 11 Deck (14):
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Facile

Adj: Easily achieved
Adj: Superficial

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Splenetic

Adj: bad tempered, spiteful

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Rapacious

Adj: aggressively greedy

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Terpsichorean

Adj: of or relating to dance

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Discomfiture

Verb: to make someone feel uneasy or embarrassed

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Headlong

Adj: in a rushed, reckless state
Adv: done in a rushed, reckless state

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Unctuous

Adj: excessively flattering

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Peripatetic

Adj: traveling from place to place

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Obloquy

Noun: strong public criticism or abuse

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Sleuth

Verb: to act as a detective

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Contrite

Adj: regretful, penitent

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Nonplussed

Adj: surprised and confused

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Luddite

Noun: a person opposed to industrialization or new technology

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Churlish

Adj: rude in a mean-spirited way