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Flashcards in Vocab F7 Deck (20):
1

: simple or plain : not fancy

of a person : having a serious and unfriendly quality

: having few pleasures : simple and harsh

Austere

2

: doing or producing good; especially : performing acts of kindness and charity

Beneficent

3

: looking very thin and pale : resembling a corpse

Cadaverous

4

: to make (a food or drink) by mixing different things together

: to invent or develop (a plan, story, etc.) especially in order to trick or deceive someone

Concoct

5

: having or showing no understanding of what is proper or acceptable : rude and insensitive

Crass

6

: to lower the value or reputation of (someone or something) : to make (someone or something) less respected

Debase

7

: to damage (a holy place or object) : to treat (a holy place or object) with disrespect

Desecrate

8

to throw into confusion

: to disturb the composure of

Disconcert

9

: seeming to be impressive or intended to be impressive but not really possible or practical

Grandiose

10

: not important
: Illogical
:Irrelevant

Inconsequential

11

: an act that breaks a rule or law

Infraction

12

: to make (something) less severe, harmful, or painful

Mitigate

13

: the act of looting or plundering especially in war

: something taken as booty

Pillage

14

: to talk for a very long about something that is not very important or interesting

Prate

15

: very careful about behaving properly and doing things in a correct and accurate way

Punctilious

16

causing fear or alarm : formidable

: illustrious, eminent; broadly : worthy of respect

Redoubtable

17

: to criticize or correct (someone) usually in a gentle way

Reprove

18

: the act of returning something that was lost or stolen to its owner

: payment that is made to someone for damage, trouble, etc.

: an act of restoring or a condition of being restored

: a legal action serving to cause restoration of a previous state

Restitution

19

: very loyal and dedicated

: physically strong

Stalwart

20

: easily hurt or harmed physically, mentally, or emotionally

: open to attack, harm, or damage

Vulnerable