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Flashcards in Random Words 9 Deck (15):
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Ostentatious

Adj: showy

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Turpitude

Noun: depravity

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Amiable

Adj: friendly

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Despondent

Adj: having no hope

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Sanguinary

Adj: bloodthirsty, bloody

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Tyro

Adj: novice, beginner

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Amity

Adj: friendly

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Incantation

Noun: prayer, chant

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Amorphous

Adj: Lacking in shape

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Catharsis

Noun: purging of pent up emotions

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Machinations

Noun: plot or plans

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Overwrought

Adj: worked up, in an emotional state

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Sardonic

Adj: mocking

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Analgesic

1. Adj: combating pain
2. Noun: medicine to combat pain

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Maelstrom

1. Noun: storm in the ocean
2. Noun: state of confused movement