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Flashcards in Vocab 4 Deck (25):
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Abstruse

Difficult to understand concealed

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Affable

Friendly courteous

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Audacity

Excessive boldness. Daring spirit

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Contrite

Extremely apologetic repentant

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Credulous

Relieved on slight evidence. Gullible

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Depravity

Moral corruption. A wicked nature

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Deprecate

To express disapproval

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Didactic

Very instructive In tent to teach

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Dormant

Inactive. Sleeping

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Enigmatic

Mysterious Obscure

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Erudite

Scholarly Well educated

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Exotic

Foreign unfamiliar

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Fuse

To mix or join( usually by melting )

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Immutable

Unchanging permanent

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Incorrigible

Incapable of reform or improvement

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Loathe

To detest or hate

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Mitigate

Make less severe or harsh

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Nullify

Void or invalidate

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Pacifistic

Opposed of war or use of force

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Pretentious

Showy. Self important

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Prologue

Introduction to speech play or literature

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Recant

Withdraw or revoke a statement

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Servile

Overly submissive

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Trepidation

Fear, trembling, agitation

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Vilify

Condemn or slander with abusive statements