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Flashcards in Lesson 16 Deck (15)
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salient (adj)

significant

2

recant (v)

to withdraw a statement

3

jocular (adj)

humorous

4

palliate (v)

to ease

5

malleable (adj)

easily changed

6

recreant (n)

a coward

7

affinity (n)

an attraction to

8

impalpable (adj)

unable to be felt

9

fiscal (adj)

pertaining to finances

10

regale (v)

to delight with something pleasing

11

miscreant (n)

a vicious person

12

flagellate (v)

to whip

13

lascivious (adj)

lustful

14

flout (v)

to ridicule

15

salacious (adj)

obscene