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Flashcards in Vocab 21 Deck (15):
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Peon

Various laborer a who are generally landless

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Plutocrat

Member of controlling upper class

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Plenary

Complete in every way

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Digress

Deviate from subject

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Furlough

A leave of absence

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Misogyny

Hatred toward females

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Stolid

Showing or having no emotion

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Succor

Something that gives relief

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Travesty

Poor representation

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Xeric

Characterized by or adapted to a dry habitat

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Clandestine

Marked by secrecy

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Potboiler

Poorly done artistic work for quick profit

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Redoubtable

Arousing fear

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Vignette

Short descriptive literary sketch

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Bon mot

Whitty remark or saying