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Flashcards in vocab 13 Deck (16):
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ardent

intensely eager

2

brevity

conciseness of expression; shortness

3

chaperon

a person who accompanied younger people to see that they behave properly

4

contemplate

to give careful thought to

5

deter

to discourage or prevent from taking action

6

flair

a natural skill or ability; a talent

7

innovation

something new; a new way of doing something

8

integral

necessary to compete something; essential

9

intellect

the ability to think and understand

10

ogle

to stare at; often in a flirtation and bold manner

11

risqué

bordering on being indecent or improper

12

stymie

to thwart or make difficulties for

13

vivacity

loveliness of manner or appearance

14

wrangle

to quarrel in a noisy or angry way

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bonus word m

misdemeanor

lawless act

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agenda

a list of things to be done or considered