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Flashcards in Page 8-10 Deck (72):
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Evenhanded

Fair

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Excise

Cut away

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Excoriate

Scold with harshness

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Exodus

Departure

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Explicit

Totally clear

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Expropriate

Take possession of

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Extradition

Surrender of prisoner by one state to the other

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Extrinsic

Not essential

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Facetious

Joking

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Feasible

Practical

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Felicity

Happiness

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Feral

Wild

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Ferment

Commotion

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Fervent

Hot

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Fetid

Malodorous

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Filial

Pertaining to a son or daughter

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Fissure

Crevice

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Flaccid

Flabby

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Flamboyant

Ornate

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Flinch

Hesitate

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Foible

Weakness

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Foil

Defeat

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Fop

Dandy

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Forebears

Ancestors

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Formidable

Threatening

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Frolicsome

Gay

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Gainsay

Deny

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Gamut

Entire range

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Gargantuan

Huge

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Garish

Over bright in color

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Genealogy

Lineage

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Gentry

People of standing

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Gingerly

Very carefully

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Gist

Essence

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Gourmand

Epicure

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Grandiloquent

Pompous

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Grandiose

Pretentious

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Grudging

Unwilling

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Haggard

Wasted away

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Haphazard

Random

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Harangue

Noisy speech

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Harbor

Hide

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Heckler

Person who harasses others

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Hoard

Stockpile

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Hone

Sharpen

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Hover

Hang about

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Hue

Color

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Imbibe

Drink in

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Impenitent

Not repentant

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Impetus

Stimulus

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Impinge

Touch

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Implore

Beg

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Impoverished

Poor

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Impugn

Dispute or contradict

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Incantation

Singing or chanting of magic spells

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Incapacitate

Disable

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Incontinent

Lacking self restraint

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Indenture

Bind as servant to master

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Indeterminate

Indefinite

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Infernal

Devilish

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Inimitable

Matchless

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Iniquitous

wicked

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Inquisitor

Questioner

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Insubordination

Disobedience

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Insurrection

Rebellion

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Integrity

Uprightness

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Invocation

Prayer for help

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Irate

Angry

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Irremediable

Incurable

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Jocose

Given to joking

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Jollity

Gaiety, cheerfulness

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Jubilation

Rejoicing