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Flashcards in Vocab Lesson 10 Deck (15):
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Majordomo

A chief butler or assistant

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Untenable

Impossible to defend or justify

3

Perambulate

To walk about; to stroll

4

Veneer

A thin, attractive layer that conceals something common or coarse

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Timorous

Timid

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Luminou

Emitting ight

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circuitous

Indirect; roundabout

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Perquisite

A tip or payment in addition to regular wages

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Probity

Integrity; respectability

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Polemical

Relating to controversy or argument

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Tacit

Indicated but not expressed; implied silently

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Largesse

Generosity

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Indolent

Lazy

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Circumlocution

Unnecessarily wordy or evasive language

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Depredate

To plunder and pillage