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Flashcards in Set 10 Deck (90)
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1

sublime
A

lofty, grand, exalted

2

submissive
A

easily yielding to authority

3

succinct
A

marked by compact precision

4

superfluous
A

exceeding what is necessary

5

surfeit
N

an overabundant supply or indulgence

6

surmise
V

to infer with little evidence

7

surreptitious
A

stealthy

8

surrogate
N

one acting in place of another

9

swarthy
A

of dark color or complexion

10

sycophant
N

one who flatters for self-gain

11

tacit
A

expressed without words

12

taciturn
A

not inclined to talk

13

tangential
A

incidental, peripheral, divergent

14

tantamount
A

equivalent in value or significance

15

tedious
A

dull, boring

16

temerity
N

audacity, recklessness

17

temperance
N

moderation in action or thought

18

tenable
A

able to be defended or maintained

19

tenuous
A

having little substance or strength

20

terrestrial
A

relating to the land

21

timorous
A

timid, fearful

22

tirade
N

a long speech marked by harsh or biting language

23

toady
N

one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors

24

tome
N

a large book

25

torpid
A

lethargic, dormant, lacking motion

26

torrid
A

giving off intense heat, passionate

27

tortuous
A

winding

28

tractable
A

easily controlled

29

tranquil
A

calm

30

transgress
V

to violate, go over a limit