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Flashcards in vocab 5 Deck (20):
1

truculent

fierce, cruel, destructive; adj

2

chivalrous

marked by honor, courtesy; adj

3

benefactor

one who does good to others; noun

4

assent

to express an agreement; verb
agreement; noun

5

plod

to walk heavily or slowly; adj

6

pungent

causing sharp sensation, sting of bite; adj

7

unfeigned

sincere, real; adj

8

virulent

poisonous, spiteful; adj

9

embark

to go aboard; verb

10

altruistic

unselfish, concerned with others; adj

11

temerity

boldness; noun

12

dearth

a lack, scarcity; noun

13

diffident

shy, modest; adj

14

facile

easily done; adjective

15

infallible

free from error; adj

16

remiss

neglectful in the performance of ones duty; adj

17

repose

to rest, lie; verb
relaxation; noun

18

discrepancy

a difference; noun

19

indomitable

unconquerable, refusing to yield; adj

20

clemeny

mercy, mildness; noun