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Flashcards in Vocab Wk 1 Deck (12):
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Inexorable

Impossible to stop

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Benevolent

well meaning, kindly

3

Diffident

Modest/shy b/c of lack of self confidence

4

Acquiesce

To accept something reluctantly but without protest

5

Surfeit

An excessive amount of something

6

Admonish

To warn or reprimand someone firmly

7

Obdurate

Stubbornly refusing to change one's opinion/course of action

8

Capricious

Given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood/behavior

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Haughty

Arrogantly superior and disdainful

10

Audacious

Showing a lack of respect.

Willingness to take surprisingly bold risks

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Obsequious

Obedient/attentive to an excessive/servile degree

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Subversive

Seeking to undermine an established system