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Flashcards in Random Words 29 Deck (15):
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Malign

Verb: to slander

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Abeyance

Noun: state of inactivity, disuse

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Foment

Verb: to stir up

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Somatic

Adj: concerned with the body

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Stinting

Verb: holding back, limiting supply of

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Desultory

Adj: aimless

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Hegemony

Noun: political domination

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Discrete

Adj: separate, discontinuous (not to be confused with discreet)

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Fulminate

Verb: to attack loudly with words

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Hawser

Noun: thick rope

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Jibe

Verb: to agree with

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Cloture

Noun: procedure for ending a debate by voting

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Dissemble

Verb: to avoid the truth

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Carrion

Noun: the rotting flesh of dead animals

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Pundit

Noun: expert