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Flashcards in Smart Fish letters E-I Deck (44):
1

evanescent

temporary; fleeting

2

exalt

to praise

3

exasperate

to enrage

4

exonerate

to free from blame; to acquit

5

expedient

suitable; quick

6

expendable

replaceable

7

expurgating

cleansing of something morally harmful

8

exuberance

joyful enthusiasm

9

exude

to ooze out; to display conspicuously

10

fallow

inactive; unproductive

11

fell

to cut; to bring down

12

fervor

intense feeling/heat

13

finesse

skillful handling of a situation; refined movement

14

fitful

short bursts not joined together; having erratic character

15

florid

flowery; reddish

16

flout

to disregard; to not listen; to scorn

17

foible

weakness; lesser part

18

forbearance

patience; leniency

19

forerunner

a preliminary sign/symptom

20

forestall

to prevent; to delay an event

21

fruitful

productive

22

garner

to gather; to acquire

23

garrulous

talkative

24

glacial

extremely cold in manner; stone-faced

25

gratuitous

extra; given freely

26

hapless

unfortunate

27

harbinger

something that foreshadows an event; a precursor

28

hardy

strong; sturdy

29

haughtiness

arrongance; pride

30

holistic

relating to a whole system rather than just a part

31

ignominy

shame; dishonor

32

illicit

not permitted

33

illusory

not real; deceptive

34

immutable

unable to be changed

35

impasse

situation with no obvious escape; a blockade

36

impeccable

faultless; perfect

37

impecunious

poor; without money

38

imperturbable

very calm

39

impervious

not allowing entrance; impenetrable

40

implacable

not capable of being reasoned with; stubborn; inflexible

41

impregnable

unable to be destroyed; invulnerable

42

imprudence

lacking manners/morals

43

impugn

to verbally attack someone's character

44

inane

silly; nonsensical