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Flashcards in Scholarship Vocabulary Lesson 9 Deck (20):
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Arrogant

presumptuous, haughty, bragging

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Articulate

clearly spoken, eloquent, smooth-spoken

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Blemish

disfigurement, defect, flaw

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Breach

infraction, contravention, infringement

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Delegate

representative, deputy, official substitute

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Disintegrate

break down, decompose, deteriorate

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Envision

mentally picture, imagine, visualize

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Grave

serious, critical, harmful

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Infallible

without error, unerring, certain

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Laudable

commendable, praiseworthy, meritorious

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Notable

distinguished, important, critical

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Obscure

uncelebrated, unheard-of, anonymous

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Pestilence

plague, curse, scourge

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Requisite

indispensable, necessary, essential

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Respite

break, rest, recess

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Retain

hold, keep, have

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Revoke

remove, take back, annul

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Rife

prevalent, common, widespread

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Stable

firm, durable, permanent

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Tarnish

soil, degrade, discolor