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Flashcards in Random Words 3 Deck (15):
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Hidebound

Adj: Rigid in opinions

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Languish

Adj: decay, fade away, get weaker

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Timorous

Adj: cowardly, fearful

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Adroit

Adj: skillful

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Maladroit

Adj: bumbling, clumsy

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Largess

Noun: generosity

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Pontificate

Verb: to speak pompously

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Histrionic

Adj: theatrical, exaggerated

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Obstreperous

Adj: noisy and boisterous

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Portend

Verb: to foretell

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Hoary

Adj: old

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Portent

Noun: a warning sign, omen

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Brusque

Adj: blunt, abrupt

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Obviate

Verb: to remove, to make unnecessary

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Poseur

Noun: one who puts on an act