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Flashcards in Vocab 16-17 Deck (24):
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Craven ( raven )

Cowardly; adj

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Dulcet ( dull sit )

Sweet sound; adj

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Demurred ( pure )

To say no; v

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Fickle ( pickle )

Can't make up your mind; adj

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Gird ( herd )

To surround or rap around; v

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Histrionic ( history )

Dramatic; adj

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Rudimentary ( rude elementary )

Basic, undeveloped; adj

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Scrutinize ( screw eyes )

To look very carefully; v

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Sonorous ( snorers )

Producing sound; adj

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Truculent ( truck you lent )

Ready to fight; adj

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Unbridled ( bridle)

Violent, unrestrained; adj

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Wrest ( wrist )

To pull away; v

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Devine ( vine )

To foretell, predict; v

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Cubism ( cubes )

Type of art; n

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Assuage ( massage )

To soothe; v

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Childe ( lied )

To scold; v

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Elfin ( elephant )

Small and cute; adj

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Exhaust ( exhaust Steve )

Thorough, focus on the meaning; adj

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Guise ( disguise )

Appearance; n

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Incongruous ( in congress )

To not fit in; adj

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Inclusive ( in clues if )

To include everything; adj

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Laudable ( applaudable )

Worthy of praise; adj

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Riveted ( rivet )

Really interested; adj

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Supplant ( plant )

To replace; v