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Flashcards in Little Men Deck (14):
1

barometer

an instrument for measuring atmospheric pressure

2

castanet

small, concave shell of ivory or hard wood, used in pairs to beat time to music, especially in Spanish dances

3

culprit

one guilty of a fault or crime

4

endow

to furnish with store of capital

5

maternal

of, like, or characteristic of a mother or motherhood

6

plague - v.

to pester or annoy persistently

7

prediction

something foretold

8

privileged

enjoying a benefit restricted to an exclusive or chosen group of individuals

9

rampant

unchecked; uncontrollable in action, speech, manner, etc.

10

remorse

moral anguish arising from repentance for past misdeeds; bitter regret

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soothe

to soften; to assuage; to calm; to pacify

12

sullen

showing a brooding ill humor or silent resentment

13

sympathetic

the act or power of sharing the feelings of another

14

wreath

a ring or circlet of flowers, boughs, or leaves