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Flashcards in Lesson 8 Deck (15):
1

Intentional deceit in speech or conduct
Syn:deception

Duplicity

2

To falsely represent
Syn:contradict

Belie

3

Amusing in odd or whimsical way
Syn:quaint

Droll

4

To lessen in violence or intensity
Syn:subside

Abate

5

Performed with such ease and skill as to appear insincere
Syn:slick

Glib

6

To detest;to hate strongly
Syn:despise

Abhor

7

A fully trained and qualified worker

Journeyman

8

To distribute;to give out sparingly

Dole

9

Readily changeable in form,shape,or meaning
Syn:versatile

Protean

10

The whole range or extent

Gamut

11

Conformity to accepted standards of conduct;proper behavior
Syn:propriety

Decorum

12

One who is outgoing;who is energized rather than drained by interaction with others

Extrovert

13

To spread or transmit,especially by reproduction

Propagate

14

A crude dummy or image representing a hated person or group

Effigy

15

Stern;severe;plain
Syn:strict

Austere