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Flashcards in TSL Ch. 16-20 Vocab. Deck (10):
1

exceedingly talkative

loquacity

2

to talk in a foolish or simpleminded way

prattle

3

a hatred or distrust of mankind

misanthropy

4

the act of making or declaring sacred

consecration

5

to alienate the affections of

estranged

6

bad tempered; irritable

choleric

7

soothed in temper or disposition

mollified

8

to reduce the purity of by mixing with something debasing

alloy

9

awkward or clumsy

uncouth

10

to give an attractive but often deceptive appearance to

gild