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Flashcards in verb 12 English Deck (20):
1

to clear from blame

absolve

2

such as a drawing

caricature

3

a loud ringing sound

clangor

4

adjacent in time

contiguous

5

desire for something

cupidity

6

harmful,injurious

deleterious

7

to rise to a higher degree

enhance

8

to captive, charm

enthrall

9

to lessen the seriousness

extenuate

10

implied ir understood though unexpressed

implicit

11

sharp, keen, penetrating

incisive

12

being oppositional or adverse

inimical

13

showy

ostentatious

14

a model of excellence

paragon

15

artful expedient

politic

16

dull

prosaic

17

extra,excess,more than is needed

redundant

18

making a show of virtue or rightness

sanctimonious

19

twinkling,exceptionally brilliant

scintillating

20

attractive

winsome