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Flashcards in Tacit- Utopia Deck (34):
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Tacit

Implied
Not spoken

1

Taciturn

Untalkative by nature

2

Tangential

Only superficially related to the matter at hand
Peripheral

3

Tangible

Touchable
Palpable

4

Tantamount

Equivalent to

5

Tautological

Redundant
Circualr

6

Temerity

Boldness
Recklessness
Audacity

7

Temperate

Mild
Moderate
Restrained

8

Tenable

Defensible, as in one's position in an argument
Valid
Capable of being argued successfully

9

Tenacious

Persistent
Stubborn
Not letting go

10

Tenet

A shared principle or belief

11

Tentative

Experimental
Temporary
Uncertain

12

Tenuous

Flimsy
Extremely thin

13

Terse

Using no unnecessary words
Succinct

14

Theology

The study of God or religion

15

Tirade

A prolonged bitter speech

16

Torpor

Sluggishness
Inactivity
Apathy

17

Touchstone

A standard
A test authenticity or quality

18

Tout

To praise highly
To brag publicly about

19

Transcend

To go beyond or above
To surpass

20

Transgress

To violate(a law)
To sin

21

Transient

Not staying for a long time
Temporary

22

Trepidation

Fear
Apprehension
Nervous trembling

23

Turpitude

Shameful wickedness
Depravity

24

Ubiquitous

Being everywhere at the same time

25

Unconscionable

Not controlled by conscience
Unscrupulous

26

Unctuous

Oily, both literally and figuratively
Insincere

27

Uniform

Consistent
Unchanging
The same for everyone

28

Unremitting

Unceasing
Unabated
Relentless

29

Unwitting

Unintentional
Ignorant
Not aware

30

Urbane

Poised
Sophisticated
Refined

31

Usurp

To seize wrongfully

32

Utilitarian

Stressing usefulness or utility above all other qualities
Pragmatic

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Utopia

An ideal society