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Flashcards in Random Words 21 Deck (15):
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Placate

Verb: to pacify, to sooth, to calm

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Corrugated

Adj: ruffled

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Tactile

Adj: concerned with the sense of touch

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Abjure

Verb: to renounce

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Blandishment

Noun: words used to coax

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Feckless

Adj: feeble, helpless

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Meretricious

Adj: falsely attractive

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Augury

Noun: prediction

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Penchant

Noun: predilection, inclination

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Repine

Verb: to fret, to be discontented

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Diaphanous

Adj: transparent, thin and delicate

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Recondite

Adj: obscure

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Stygian

Adj: very dark

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Caret

Noun: punctuation mark signifying omission

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Extirpate

Verb: to exterminate completely