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Flashcards in S (set 3) Deck (16):
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Strife

Bitter conflict; discord; clash

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Stringent

Strict; restrictive

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Stymie

To thwart; to get in the way of; to hinder

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Subjugate

To subdue and dominate; to enslave

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Sublime

Awesome; extremely exalted; majestic

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Subordinate

Lower in importance, position, or rank

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Substantive

Having substance; real; essential; solid

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Subversive

Corrupting; insurgent; overthrowing

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Succinct

Brief and to the point; concise

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Succumb

To yield it submit; to die

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Supercilious

Haughty; patronizing

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Superficial

On the surface only; shallow; not thorough

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Surfeit

Excess; an excessive amount; over-indulgence in eating or drinking

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Surreptitious

Sneaky; secret

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Surrogate

Substitute

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Sycophant

One who sucks up to others