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Flashcards in Vocab Wk 10 Deck (12):
1

Tending or seeking to aquire and own, often greedily

Acquisitive

2

To make an impression. Have an effect/impact

Impinge

3

To order/force into active military service

Commandeer

4

Thin in consistency. Lacking a sound basis, as reasoning

Tenuous

5

In a dying state. Not progressing/advancing

Moribund

6

Ineffective. Incompetent. Futile

Feckless

7

Imperturbable self-possession, poise, or assurance

Aplomb

8

Boorish/rude/peasantlike

Churlish

9

Producing/capable of producing offspring, fruit, food, etc. in abundance. Fruitful

Fecund

10

Excessive wordiness in speech/writing

Prolixity

11

Having moral/ethical standards. Having/showing a strict regard for what one considers right. Principled.

Scrupulous

12

Lack of energy or vitality. Sluggishness

Languor