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Flashcards in Lesson 2 Vocab Deck (25):
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Antithesis

A direct opposite

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Acend

To move upward

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Austere

Strict

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Autonomous

Independent, self-contained

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Banal

Common, ordinary

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Benign

Not causing harm

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Capricious

Changing suddenly

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Dawdle

To waste time

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Defamation

Ruining another's reputation

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Esoteric

Understood only by a small group

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Exacerbate

To aggravate, irritate

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Extol

To praise

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Fastidious

Demanding, extreme

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Furtive

Stealthy

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Gregarious

Sociable, outgoing

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Hypocrite

Insincere

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Innate

Existing from birth

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Lethargic

Sluggish

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Melancholy

Depressed

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Opaque

Not clear

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Prolific

Productive

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Reprove

Re-direct

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Symmetry

Balanced proportions

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Tranquil

Peaceful, claim

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Venerate

To honor