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Flashcards in verb 11 English Deck (20):
1

moderate, sparing

abstemious

2

deserving of blame

censurable

3

likely but not certain happen

contingent

4

to confirm

corroborate

5

an inhabitant , resident

denizen

6

passing aimlessly from one place or subject to another

discursive

7

to scatter or spread widely

disseminate

8

poorly dressed ,shabby

dowdy

9

highly colored

florid

10

awkward, lacking in social graces

gauche

11

to bring about by stealth

foist

12

an opinion different from accepted belief

heresy

13

teach persistently and earnestly

inculcate

14

capable of being touched or felt

palpable

15

having sympathetic insight or understanding

perceptive

16

deadly, fatal

pernicious

17

leaping,lumping, or spring forth

salient

18

to satisfy completely

satiate

19

to make or become dry and withered

sear

20

apparently good or valid but lacking real merit

specious