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Flashcards in Random Words 20 Deck (15):
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Contrite

Adj: expressing remorse

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Guffaw

Noun: sudden loud laughter

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Redolent

Adj: giving off odors

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Surreptitious

Adj: secret, sneaky

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Jingoistic

Adj: extremely patriotic

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Phlegmatic

Adj: calm, imperturbable

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Contumacious

Adj: stubborn

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Guileless

Adj: frank, straightforward, honest

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Nonentity

Adj: not famous

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Wistful

Adj: showing regretful longing

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Sybarite

Noun: a lover of luxury

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Gustatory

Adj: concerned with the sense of taste

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Sycophant

Noun: boot licker, flatterer

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Corpulent

Adj: fat

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Jurisprudence

Noun: philosophy of law