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Flashcards in mix 2 Deck (23):
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provident

providing carefully for the future

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reciprocity

a mutual exchange

3

serene

calm or peaceful

4

reverent

having or showing respect

5

strident

having a harsh, grating sound

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recrimination

a retaliatory accusation

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solicitous

concerned or anxious

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sagacious

having keen practical sense

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paragon

a model or pattern of excellence

10

reconciliation

winning over to friendliness, making peace

11

provincial

belonging to a particular area

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repudiate

to reject as false

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prevalent

widespread

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scrupulous

having strong principles

15

potentate

a person who possesses great power, a ruler

16

sonorous

deep, resonant

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renounce

to give up voluntarily

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sedulous

persistently or carefully maintained

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perfunctory

performed merely as routine

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pliant

bending readily

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pretension

having an attitude of dignity or importance

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perfidy

deliberate breach of trust

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repress

to keep under control, suppress