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Flashcards in Unit 8 Deck (61):
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Promise

Assurance

2

Sureness

Assurance

3

Poise

Assurance

4

Self-posession

Assurance

5

Sanatorium

Asylum

6

Sanctuary

Asylum

7

Solace

Console

8

Alleviate

Console

9

Enlarge

Dilate

10

Expand

Dilate

11

Prolong

Dilate

12

Trash

Dross

13

Detritus

Dross

14

Dregs

Dross

15

Scum

Dross

16

Decrease

Dwindle

17

Shrink

Dwindle

18

Fade

Dwindle

19

Peter Out

Dwindle

20

Frivolous

Flippant

21

Impudent

Flippant

22

Impertinent

Flippant

23

Isolent

Flippant

24

Exemption

Immunity

25

Found

Institute

26

Bring about

Institute

27

Academy

Institute

28

Difficulty

Liability

29

impediment

Liability

30

non sensible

preposterous

31

absurd

preposterous

32

incredible

preposterous

33

combative

pugnacious

34

belligerent

pugnacious

35

zealous

rabid

36

raving

rabid

37

infuriated

rabid

38

berserk

rabid

39

domain

realm

40

duchy

realm

41

bailiwick

realm

42

jurisdiction

realm

43

renew

rejuvenate

44

satisfy

remunerate

45

profit

remunerate

46

benefit

remunerate

47

thin

sparse

48

scant

sparse

49

few and far between

sparse

50

first rate

sterling

51

outstanding

sterling

52

worthy

sterling

53

pure

sterling

54

gamble

venture

55

try

venture

56

chance

venture

57

undertake

venture

58

bend

warp

59

distort

warp

60

misshape

warp

61

irregularity

warp