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Flashcards in MAT3 Deck (33):
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dissemble

behave unnaturally or affectedly

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encomium

a formal expression of praise

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enjoin

give instructions to or direct somebody to do something

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ennui

the feeling of being bored by something tedious

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epicure

a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment

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estrange

remove from customary environment or associations

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ethereal

characterized by lightness and insubstantiality

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faze

disturb the composure of

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fervid

characterized by intense emotion

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fetid

offensively malodorous

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filigree

delicate and intricate ornamentation

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flaunt

display proudly

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florid

elaborately or excessively ornamented

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flout

treat with contemptuous disregard

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fluvial

of or relating to or happening in a river

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foolhardy

marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences

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fop

a man who is overly concerned with his dress and appearance

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forbearance

a delay in enforcing rights or claims or privileges

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heretical

departing from accepted beliefs or standards

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ignominious

deserving or bringing disgrace or shame

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impassive

having or revealing little emotion or sensibility

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impious

lacking piety or reverence for a god

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inimical

not friendly

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iniquity

absence of moral or spiritual values

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insensate

devoid of feeling and consciousness and animation

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insuperable

incapable of being surmounted or excelled

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inter

place in a grave or tomb

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intransigent

impervious to pleas, persuasion, requests, reason

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inure

cause to accept or become hardened to

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inveterate

habitual

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invidious

containing or implying a slight or showing prejudice

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belch

expel gas from the stomach

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ineffable

defying expression or description