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Flashcards in List One: Set Two Deck (20)
1

Absolution

forgiveness; pardon; release

2

Blatant

obvious

3

Creditable

praiseworthy

4

Ensconce

establish firmly in a position

5

Hasten

hurry; accelerate; rush

6

Laceration

a cut

7

Obdurate

stubborn

8

Plausible

can be believed; reasonable

9

Reprieve

a respite; postponement of a sentence

10

Tawdry

of little value; gaudy

11

Abstain

desist; go without; withdraw

12

Blighted

damaged; destroyed; ruined

13

Credulous

gullible; ready to believe anything

14

Enshroud

cover

15

Haughtiness

arrogance; pride

16

Lachrymose

tearful; sad

17

Obfuscate

deliberately make something difficult to understand

18

Plethora

an excess

19

Repudiate

shun; eschew

20

Tedium

boredom