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Flashcards in vocab wk1 Deck (10):
1

well meaning. kindly

benevolent

2

modest/shy b/c of lack of self confidence

diffident

3

to accept something reluctantly but without protest

acquiesce

4

an excessive amount of something

surfeit

5

to warn/reprimand someone firmly

admonish

6

given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood/behavior

capricious

7

arrogantly superior and disdainful

haughty

8

showing a willingness to take surprisingly bold risks. Showing a lack of respect

audacious

9

obedient to an excessive degree

obsequious

10

seeking to undermine an established system

subversive