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Flashcards in The Scarlet Letter Week 4 Deck (15):
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Gratuitous

Adj
Given freely, unwarranted

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Grievous

Adj
Characterized by severe suffering or sorrow, serious or grave

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Ignominy

N
Disgraceful or dishonorable conduct

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Imbibe

V
To absorb or to drink in

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Imperious

Adj
Extremely overbearing

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Implicit

Adj
Understood but not directly expressed

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Impugn

V
To assail or to attack one's honor or integrity

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Impute

V
To blame or to charge

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Inauspicious

Adj
Unfavorable

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Incantation

N
A spell, written or recited formula of words designed for a particular effect

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Incongruity

N
Nonconformity, disagreement, incompatibility

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Indefatigable

Adj
Tireless, incapable of being fatigued

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Inextricable

Adj
Not able to be disentangled

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Infamous

Adj
Having a reputation of the worst kind, vicious, notoriously bad

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Inopportune

Adj
Inconvenient, poorly timed