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Flashcards in Random Words 2 Deck (15):
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Crepuscular

Adj: active at dawn and dusk

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Temper

Verb: to moderate, to soften

3

Abstruse

Adj: difficult to understand, obscure

4

Blunderbuss

1. Noun: an ancient weapon
2. Noun: a clumsy person

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Envenom

Verb: to cause bitterness

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Laconic

Adj: brief to the point

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Oblique

Adj: indirect, slanting

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Epicure

Noun: one who appreciates good food and drink

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Tenuous

Adj: flimsy, not solid

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Acrid

Adj: sharp, pungent (as of smells and tastes)

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Boorish

Adj: ill-mannered

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Epistle

Noun: a letter

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Acrophobia

Noun: fear of heights

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Debility

Noun: weakness, incapacity

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Languid

Adj: tired, slow