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Flashcards in Vocab, batch #4 (51-75) Deck (25):
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Myrmidon

obedient

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Narcissistic

in love with oneself

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Paean

song/hymn of praise

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Palladium

safeguard, protection

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Philippic

bitter denunciation, tirade

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Plutocratic

having great influence because of one's wealth

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Procrustean

cruel/inflexible in enforcing conformity

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Protean

exceedingly variable

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Saturnine

heavy, dull

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Stentorian

very loud

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Thespian

pertaining to drama or acting

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Cumbersome

burdensome

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Fulsome

obvious insincerity

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Lissome

limber, nimble

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Mettlesome

spirited

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Winsome

full of a winning quality, cheerful, merry

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Changeling

child who is secretly exchanged for another infancy

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Au Courant

well informed

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Blasé

tired of pleasures, bored

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Chic

stylish

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Complaisant

willing to please, obliging

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Gauche

lacking social grace, crude, tactless

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Maladroit

unskillful, clumsy

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Debonair

gracious, courteous, charming

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Mecurial

quick, vivacious, active