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Flashcards in lesson 4 Deck (20):
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adroit

resourceful shrewd dexterous skillful

2

adversary

opponent enemy foe opposition

3

avert

turn away prevent fore stall prevent hold off

4

cogent

understandable convincing sound idea

5

demolish

tear down destroy raze smash

6

evaporate

disappear vanish dry up

7

fiscal

about money financial monetary pecuniary

8

hamper

interfere hold back hinder impede obstruct

9

humid

damp moist wet

10

inundate

flood deluge overwhelm swamp

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mammoth

gigantic giant huge enormous

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manifest

make clear evince demonstrate reveal

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obnoxious

rude objectionable offensive

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plight

dangerous complicated situation dilemma predicament

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replenish

refill renew restore

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reprimand

condemnation censure reproof

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rescind

annual cancel repeal abolish take away remove

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reticent

closed mouthed silent taciturn uncommunicative

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revere

worthy of honor venerate worship adore

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sinister

evil malevolent ominous criminal