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Flashcards in Mentor Deck (25):
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Mentor

Counselor or teacher

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Stygian

Gloomy and dark; infernal or hellish

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Chasten

To correct by punishment or criticism; restrain

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Lacerate

To rip, cut, or tear; to cause deep emotional pain

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Donestic

Relating to the home or family

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Stealthy

Moving with quiet caution

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Prolific

Producing alot

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Rudder

The hinged plate at the back and bottom of a boat

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Venerable

Worthy of honor and respect by reason of dignity

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Symbiotic

Involving a close relationship of mutual dependence

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Circumvent

To go around

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Muse

To meditate

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Covenant

A binding agreement

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Farce

A comedy based on crudely humorous, unlikely situation

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Impetuous

Characterized by sudden emotion, energy, etc.

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Revel

To delight, to enjoy

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Innocuous

Harmless

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Illegible

Unable to be read

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Legacy

Something passed down to a descendant

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Cascade

A waterfall or series of waterfalls

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Impinge

To have an effect on something

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Decipher

To read or interpret something confusing or illegible

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Pugilist

A boxer

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Inalienable

Not able to be taken away to others

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Premediate

To think out, plan or scheme beforehand