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Flashcards in Vocab U3 Deck (20):
1

v) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer; convey

alienate

2

n) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skill; trickery

artifice

3

v) to force, compel

coerce

4

n) a coward
adj) cowardly

craven

5

adj) of or related to cooking or the kitchen

culinary

6

n) a death, especially of a person in a lofty position

demise

7

v) give spirit or liveliness to, cheer, enliven

exhilarate

8

v) to plow but not seed
n) land left unseeded
adj) plowed but not seeded

fallow

9

v) to disturb, worry; to trouble with repeated attacks

harass

10

adj) stormy, harsh; severe in attitude or action

inclement

11

v) to pay a debt, settle an account; to eliminate

liquidate

12

v) to think about in a dreamy way, ponder

muse

13

adj) so unimportant that it can be disregarded

negligible

14

v) to make permanent or long lasting

perpetuate

15

n) an example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later action

precedent

16

adj) inflicting or aiming at punishment

punitive

17

v) to set right, remedy
n) relief from wrong or injury

redress

18

n) a temporary stay
v) to stay for a time

sojourn

19

adj) refined in manor or style, suave

urbane

20

n) an enemy, opponent

adversary