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Flashcards in Knecht Vocabulary Lesson 10 Deck (15):
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Circuitous

Indirect, roundabout

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Circumlocution

Unnecessarily wordy form of expression

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Deleterious

Having a harmful effect

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Extenuating

Lessening the seriousness of

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Inchoate

Unformed or undeveloped

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Largesse

Generosity

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Luminous

Bright, full of light

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Majordomo

Follower, butler

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Perambulate

To walk about, stroll

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Prevaricate

To lie, mislead

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Propriety

Appropriateness

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Timorous

Timid

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Tremulous

Timid, fearful

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Untenable

Incapable of being defended

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Veneer

Any thin, attractive surface layer