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Flashcards in UNIT 2 LEVEL E Deck (20):
1

adroit

skillful, expert with hands

2

amicable

peaceful, friendly

3

averse

opposed, unwilling

4

belligerent

warlike, given to fighting

5

benevolent

kind, charitable

6

cursory

speedy; fast

7

duplicity

deceitful (faking friend)

8

extol

to praise extravagantly

9

feasible

possible, able to be done

10

grimace

ugly expression (grim)

11

holocaust

large scale destruction;
vast slaughter; fire

12

impervious

resistant to; impenetrable to

13

jeopardy

danger

14

meticulous

careful; particular

15

impetus

force; energy of a body

16

nostalgia

longing for past; good memories

17

quintessence

perfect or typical example

18

retrogress

movie backwards`

19

scrutinize

examine closely

20

tepid

lukewarm;
warm;
middle