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Flashcards in Randomized 2 Deck (28):
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abberant

abnormal, different from accepted norm
abo kurang normal

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abeyance

state of suspension, temporary inaction

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acquiescent

agreeing without protest

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abstemious

absen minum atau makan sesuatu

5

acrid

bitter, harsh (pungent)
acrid smoke

6

acrimonious

bitter in temper, manner, speech

7

acumen

keenness
the ability to make good judgments and take quick decisions
exp business acumen

8

admonition

a gentle reproof
a firm warning, reprimand
peringatan keras

9

affront

to offend with gesture

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aggrandize

to widen in scope or make bigger

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allay

to reduce intensity of
the report attempted to educate the public and allay fears
kaya lay something down, supaya tenang yooo

12

ameliorate

to make better, to improve

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artifice

cleverness, skill (but dishonest, insincere)
think of artificial

14

ascetic

given to severe self denial, practicing excessive abstinence

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assiduous

persistent, unceasing
showing great care, attention, effort

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astute

keen, wise
showing ability to understand and understand things clearly

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audacious

fearless

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austere

unadorned severely simple

19

aver

to avouch, justify, prove
kaya pleading

20

banal

trite, commonplace
boring, not original

21

beset

to surround as in attack

22

blatant

offensively loud

23

bolster

to support, to reinforce

24

boon

timely benefit
something helpful

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pronostication

prediction

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tenet

principle, belief

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appelation

name or title

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profligate

wasteful