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Flashcards in Vocab 6 Deck (12):
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Fallacy

False idea; mistaken belief

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Hyperbole

An exaggerated statement used as a figure of speech

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Incisive

Deep; penetrating

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Insipid

Lacking interest or spirit; lukewarm

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Laudable

Worthy of praise

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Levity

Lightness; lack of seriousness; fickleness

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Morose

Gloomy; bad-tempered

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Officious

Meddling; giving unwanted advice or services

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Overt

Not hidden; open

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Peripheral

External; incidental; tangential

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Profusion

Abundance; a great or generous amount; extravagant

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Prolific

Producing many offspring; producing much; abundant