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Flashcards in Vocab. 10-11 Deck (24):
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Mirage
(Garage)

An illusion
-noun

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Muse
(Fuse)

To think for a while
-verb

3

Opportune
(Opera tune)

Good time for something
-adjective

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Ostracize
(Ostrich)

To be left out
-verb

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Mode
(Toads)

Away that you do something
-noun

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Obtuse
(Noose)

Lacking intelligence, DUMB
-adjective

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Periphery
(referee)

outside edge
-noun

12

Partition
(magician)

division into parts
-verb

13

Penitent
(penintentiary)

to be sorry
-adjective

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Quandary
(Laundry)

Confusing situation
-noun

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Ramification
(Rams on vacation)

Consequence
-noun

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Roster
(Rooster)

List of names
-noun

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Proficient
(Pro fisherman)

Skillful
-adjective

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Precarious
(Carry us)

Dangerous
-adjective

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Plight
(Flight)

Dangerous situation
-noun

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Paranoia
(Destroy ya)

Mental anxiety for being attacked
-noun

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Permeate
(Worm he ate)

Penetrate/spread throughout
-verb

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Optimum
(Octopus mom)

Best situation
-adjective

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Relinquish
(Reel in fish)

To give up
-verb

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Propulsive
(Propeller)

Pushing forward
-adjective

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Remorse
(Horse)

Guilt and sorrow
-noun

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Segregate
(Separate gate)

To keep apart
-verb

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Whither
(Weather)

Shrivel up
-verb

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Sundry
(Sundae)

Various
-adjective