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Flashcards in Vocab: V Deck (24):
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Vacillate

To waver; oscillate

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Vacuous

Empty; void; lacking intelligence; purposeless

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Valedictory

Pertaining to a farewell

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Vapid

Tasteless; dull

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Variegated

Varied; marker with different colors

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Vaunt

To boast; brag

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Venal

Bribable; mercenary; corruptible

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Vendetta

Prolonged feud marked by bitter hostility

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Venerate

To adore; honor; respect

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Voracious

Truthful; accurate

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Verbose

Wordy

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Vertigo

Dizziness

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Vexation

Irritation; annoyance; confusion; puzzlement

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Viable

Practicable; capable of developing

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Vindictive

Spiteful; vengeful; unforgiving

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Virtuoso

Someone with masterly skills; expert musician

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Visage

Counternance; appearance; aspect

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Viscous

Thick, syrupy, and sticky

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Vitiate

To impair the quality of; corrupt orally; make inoperative

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Vituperative

Using or containing harsh, abusive censure

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Vivisection

Dissection, surgery, or painful experiments performed on a living animal for the purpose or scientific research

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Vogue

Prevailing fashion or practice

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Volatile

Tending to vary frequently; fickle

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Vortex

Whirlpool; whirlwind; center of turbulence