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Flashcards in Propensity-Rebuke Deck (15):
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propensity

an inclination, preference

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propitious

favorable

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prosaic

plain, lacking liveliness

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proscribe

to condemn, outlaw

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protean

able to change shape; displaying great variety

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prurient

eliciting or possessing an extraordinary interest in sex

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puerile

juvenile, immature

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pugnacious

quarrelsome, combative

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pulchritude

physical beauty

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punctilious

eager to follow rules or conventions

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quagmire

a difficult situation

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querulous

whiny, complaining

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quixotic

idealistic, impractical

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rancor

deep, bitter resentment

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rebuke

to scold, criticize