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Flashcards in Vocab 3 Deck (20):
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Blithe

Showing a casual and cheerful indifference considered to be informal.

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Bravado

A bold manner or a show of boldness intended to impress or intimidate

3

Crest

A comb or tuft of feathers, fur or skin on the head

4

Distaff

A stick or spindle onto which wool or flax is wound for spinning

5

Flanks

Side of a person or animals body

6

Gallant

Brave or heroic

7

Gape

Stare at with ones mouth wide open

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Grisly

Causing horror or discust

9

Heifer

A young female cow that has not born a calf

10

Helmed

A tiller or wheel and any associated equipment for steering a ship

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Invincible

Too powerful to be defeated or overcome

12

Pact

A formal agreement between induviduals or parties

13

Radiant

Sending out light

14

Rampart

A defensive wall of walled city, having a broad top with s walkway

15

Recoiled

Suddenly spring or flinch back in fear, horror or discust

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Rouse

Bring out of sleep

17

Shambling

Move with slow shuffling, awkward gait

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Staunchly

Loyal and committed in attitude

19

Veer

Change direction suddenly

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Wail

A prolonged high pitch cry in pain grief or anger