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Flashcards in Level 6 Deck (50):
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Legerdemain

Slight of hand

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Puerile

Childish

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Complicity

Complicit

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Transmute

Transform

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Abstruse

Not clear

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Supercilious

Acting with Superiority over someone else

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Dissemble

Conceal or pretend something

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Vacuous

Empty space

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Capacious

A

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Mneumonic

Thinking help

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Sonorous

Deep full sound

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Admonish

Kindly rebuke

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Paradigm

A

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Circuitous

Roundabout way

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Vindicate

Justify

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Bucolic

Rustic

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Ostracize

Kick out of native country, cut off

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Plethora

Plenty

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Proclivity

Likeliness

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Commensurate

A

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Incessant

Ceaseless

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Sycophant

Butt-kisser

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Tangential

Tangent, attached to at a point

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Tenable

Holdable

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Impalpable

A

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Odious

Much hated

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Ubiquitous

Its Everywhere!

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Ruminate

Think on your sins (skyfall), literally chew on

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Remuneration

Pay

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Peccadillo

Small sin

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Supine

Laying on back (opposite of prone)

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Banal

Hackneyed, overdone and boring

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Heterodox

Unorthodox

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Grandiloquent

Grandiose talking/speech

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Lugubrious

Mournful, Dismal, morose

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Infinitesimal

Very small

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Goad

Sharp stick to push cattle

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Malinger

A

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Aver

Claimed with certainty. Average ave averred he wasn't average.

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Cacophony

Muddled harsh noise

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Refractory

Hard/impossible to manage

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Iconoclast

Someone who disagrees with popular religion

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Enervate

Emasculate, take away ones 'fire'

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Levity

Not serious, lightness of mind

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Equanimity

Equilibrium, calm under tension

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Structure

Structure

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Opulent

Richly appointed

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Disparage

Bring down

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Discursive

Blabbing from one subject to next

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Edify

Prosper someone