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Flashcards in The Humours Deck (16)
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Sanguis

Blood

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Choler

bile

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Melan

Black

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Animan

Spirit.Mind

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Sanguine( adj)

cheerfully optimistic

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phlegmatic (adj)

sliggish

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melancholy (adj)

sad, depressed

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choleric (adj)

easily angered

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recalcitrant(adj)

stubbornly resistant to authority

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lethargic (adj)

sluggish, dully apathetic

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splenetic(adj)

irritable;easily angered

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querulous (adj)

disposed to complaining

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dolorous (adj)

marked by or expressive of sorrow or pain

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animosity (n)

hostility, ill will

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pusillanimous (adj)

cowardly

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lassitude (n)

feeling of weakness or listlessness