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Flashcards in Vocab 14 Deck (20):
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Beatific

Blissful, joy

2

Behemoth

Giant creature

3

Blandishment

Flattery

4

Cacophonous

Harsh-sounding

5

Chicanery

Trickery

6

Consign

Giver over to another's care

7

Coup

Sudden takeover

8

Euphemism

Soft way to refer to something harsh

9

Febrile

Feverish, frenetic

10

Gainsay

Contradict, deny

11

Imminent

About to happen

12

Innate

Inborn, built-in

13

Loath

Reluctant

14

Manifest

Show plainly, clear

15

Minutiae

Trivia, trifling

16

Moratorium

Stoppage, suspension

17

Nostrum

A supposed cure-all

18

Pariah

Social outcast

19

Visionary

Dreamer

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Wizened

Withered with age