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Flashcards in TBT Part 5 Vocab Deck (22):
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Accosted

To confront boldly; approach; a greeting

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Concerted

Contrived or arranged by agreement; done or planned together

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Debilitate

To make weak or feeble

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Desecrated

To treat with sacrilege; profane

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Deviants

Departing from norm

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Diminutive

small; little ; Patrick

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Dissipated

Indulging in or characterized by excessive devotion to pleasure; dissolute

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Dour

Sullen; Gloomy

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Entourage

A group of attendants or associates

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Epitome

A condensed account; abstract

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Frugal

Economical in use or expenditure

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Gratuitous

Given without charge or payment' being without apparent reason

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Helm

The place or post of control

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Irate

Angry; enraged

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Litany

A ceremonial or liturgical form of prayer ; a recitation or recital that resembles a litany

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Microcosm

A little world

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Nostalgia

A wistful desire to return in thought or in fact to a former time in ones life; a sentimental yearning

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Plethora

Abundance

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Pallid

Pale; Faint

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Repungnant

Distasteful, offensive; Making opposition; averse

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Transfixed

To make or hold motionless with amazement, awe, terror, etc.

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Unconscionable

Not guided by conscience; unscrupulous