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Flashcards in Unit 1 Synonyms Deck (20):
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sanction

approbation

2

mitigate, slake, allay

assuage

3

alliance, league, federation, combine

coalition

4

degeneration, corruption

decadence

5

evoke, extract, educe

elicit

6

protest, remonstrate, complain

expostulate

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banal, trite, commonplace, corny

hackneyed

8

pause, lacuna

hiatus

9

insinuation, intimation

innuendo

10

intervene, mediate

intercede

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sated, surfeited, cloyed

jaded

12

gruesome, gory, grisly, baleful, ghastly

lurid

13

praiseworthy, laudable, commendable

meritorious

14

irritable, testy, waspish

petulant

15

perquisite, perk

prerogative

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narrow-minded, parochial, insular, naive

provincial

17

pretend, affect

simulate

18

surpass, outstrip

transcend

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irritation, pique

umbrage

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mealymouthed, fawning, greasy

unctuous