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Flashcards in Vocab quiz 3 TTC Deck (20):
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rout

an overwhelming defeat

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frail

physically weak

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cadre

a small unit serving as part of a larger political movement

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affluent

a person who is financially well off

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flourish

a display of ornamental speech or language

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maneuver

act in order to achieve a certain goal

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disjointed

lacking orderly continuity

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tangible

have physical substance and intrinsic monetary value

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feigned

no genuine

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conceive

judge ps regard; look upon; judge

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apparent

clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgement

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recollection

the process of remembering

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complicity

guilt as a confederate in a crime or offense

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discretion

power of making choices unconstrained by external agencies

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bearing

the direction or path along which something moves

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happenstance

an accidental event that seems to have been arranged

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obligatory

required by compulsion or convention

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embody

represent in bodily form

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sluggish

not active or brisk

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solemn

dignified and somber in manner or character