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Flashcards in Othello Vocab 3 Deck (20):
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Peripheral

On the edge; Unimportant

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Taciturn

Quiet; Uncommunicative; silent

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Apprehensive

Fearful; Worried

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Expedient

Advantageous; Convenient

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Fastidious

Finicky; Overly critical

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Novel

New; Interesting

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Parsimony

Stinginess

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Provincial

Narrowminded; Unsophisticated

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Respite

A break; A rest

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Anecdote

A brief, humorous story

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Drone

To talk on and on in a dull way

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Euphonious

Melodious; Pleasant sounding

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Desecrate

To show disrespect or to deface something sacred

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Cacophonous

Harsh sounding

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Guile

Cunning; Deceitfulness

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Inmutable

Unchanging; Permanent

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Incessant

Non-stop

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Static

Unchanging; Not moving

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Bastion

A stronghold; Fort

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Benign

Kindly; Good-natured