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Flashcards in Scholarship Vocabulary Lesson 6 Deck (20):
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abrupt

Sudden, unexpected, quickly, deft

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animosity

ill-will, resentment, hostility, antagonism, hatred

3

chaotic

confusion, disordered, disorderly

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cordial

friendly, gracious, genial, amiable

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dominate

commanding, rule, control

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embarrassment

discomfort, confused, self-conscious

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extinct

no longer existing, dead, defunct

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gratify

please, delight, gladden

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habituate

accustom, acclimate, get used to something

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intricate

complex, complicated, hard to understand

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lax

careless, negligent, not strict

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palpable

tangible, noticeable, obvious

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relent

moderate, abate, yield, give in

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ruse

trick, subterfuge, artifact

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slovenly

untidy, sloppy, slipshod, unclean

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strife

conflict, discord, fighting

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voracious

ravenous, starving, insatiable

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wholesome

good, healthful, beneficial, nutritious

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wily

sly, crafty, cunning, tricky

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yearn

crave, long, pine, hunger