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Flashcards in Randomized 3 - Aug 25 Deck (52):
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seditious

rebellious

2

contentious

touchy

3

concession

compromise

4

appease

please

5

turpitude

immorality

6

approbation

would tend to make someone more confident

7

apprehensive

anxious, fearful

8

drab

dull

9

billous

angry, irritable

10

attrocious

exceptionally bad

11

turpitude

immorality

12

guile

cunning
deceitful (use of clever, usually dishonest methods to achieve sth)

13

obviate

remove

14

renounce

to give up something, disown it

15

elude

to avoid (to dodge, to flee) in deceitful way

16

discursive

lengthy

17

sardonic

scornful , sarcastic
disdainfully, skeptically humorous

18

saturnine

melancholy, sad

19

magnamity

generosity

20

clemency

mercy, compassion

21

austerity

leniency

22

fastidious

finicky, picky
attention to little details
she dressed with fastidious care.

23

extirpated

demolished

24

tenet

principle, belief

25

effusive, ebullient

showing a lot of emotion

26

sinister

sense of evil

27

succinct

brief, to the point

28

castigate

scold

29

vindicate

to prove right

30

exonerate

to clear from blame

31

prolific

fertile

32

exculpatory

tidak terlibat

33

profligate

wasteful

34

erroneous

incorrect

35

acerbic

harsh

36

boisterous

rowdy, unruly, noisy, energetic
a group of boisterous lads

37

belied

contradicted

38

tempestuous

irrational
for weather, storm, etc

39

reticent

reluctant

40

apt

leaning toward

41

deletrious

harmful

42

judicious

good judgment

43

zeal

enthusiasm to do sth

44

irascible

irritable

45

lackadaisical

apathetic, careless

46

soporific

sleep inducing

47

pedantic

overly focused on details and rules

48

demanted

wild, irrational

49

inchoate

undeveloped, idea/plan

50

incorrigable

hopeless

51

torpor

state of sleepiness

52

exuberance

state of being very happy, energetic, filled with energy and enthusiasm