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Flashcards in Test 4 Deck (33):
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Censure

Blame; criticize

2

Concord

Agreement

3

Conflagration

Big fire

4

Consecrated

dedicated; made holy

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Consummate

Supremely good

6

Cursory

Superficial

7

Dalliance

Non-serious involvement; toying or playing with something

8

Deleteroius

Harmful

9

Disparaging

Critical

10

Eulogy

Praise

11

Fastidious

Very fussy; meticulous

12

Formidable

Inspiring awe

13

Holistic

Whole; entire

14

Infelicity

Unsuitability; inappropriateness

15

Judicious

fair; wise

16

Mercenary

seeking money above all else

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Petulant

Sulky

18

Polarized

Divided into two extremes

19

Pragmatism

Practicality

20

Presumptive

Presumed

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Prosaic

Ordinary

22

Quelled

Suppressed

23

Regressive

Moving backwards (literal or figurative)

24

Remiss

Neglectful

25

Sedulous

thorough; eager

26

Sermonized

give moral lecture

27

Shroud

1. a cover for dead body
2. to cover

28

Steadfastness

loyalty; firmness of purpose

29

Temporize

Put off; Procrastinate

30

Treacly

too sweet; overly sentimental

31

Vacillated

wavered; hesitated

32

Vindication

Proving right

33

Vindictive

Seeking revenge