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Flashcards in Othello Vocab 1 Deck (20):
1

enigma

a riddle

2

apathy

lack of emotion or interest

3

indifferent

having no preference

4

revere

to worship, to honor

5

candor

frankness, honesty

6

reticent

restrained, uncommunicative

7

aesthetic

concerning art or beauty

8

ascetic

without indulgence or luxuries

9

autonomy

self-rule; independence

10

disdain

contempt

11

innocuous

harmless; insignifigant

12

banal

commonplace; dull; ordinary

13

ambiguous

unclear; undecided

14

anarchy

lack of government; chaos

15

ameliorate

to improve

16

atrophy

to waste away from lack of use

17

innovate

to make changes; to modernize

18

servile

overly submissive; cringing

19

extol

to praise

20

augment

to add to; to increase