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Flashcards in Unit 9 Synonyms Deck (20):
1

diminish, decrease, subside, let up

abate

2

adoration, idolization, hero-worship

adulation

3

malediction, imprecation, abomination

anathema

4

acute, sagacious, judicious, wily

astute

5

cupidity, rapacity, acquisitiveness

avarice

6

guilty, delinquent, peccant, blameworthy

cuplable

7

stalling, slow, tardy, laggard

dilatory

8

glaring, flagrant, blatant

egregious

9

to talk out of both sides of one's mouth, palter, hedge

equivocate

10

ephemeral, transient, transitory

evanescent

11

indecisive, vacilating, wavering

irresolute

12

hazy, fuzzy, cloudy, opaque, indeterminate

nebulous

13

neophyte, tyro, trainee, apprentice

novice

14

destitution, indignence

penury

15

ostentatious, inflated

pretentious

16

review, summarize, go over

recapitulate

17

revitalize, reanimate, restore, reactivate

resuscitate

18

unkempt, slatternly, lax

slovenly

19

assumption, presumption, hypothesis

supposition

20

lethargic, languid

torpid