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Flashcards in Vocabulary 3 Deck (15):
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Engender

To bring into existence, to produce

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Covetousness

The desire for things that belong to others

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Perdition

Damnation

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Palfrey

A gentle riding bourse

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Boorish

Rude, I'll bred-Ill manors

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Pallor

Paleness, lack of color

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Apothecary

A druggist/pharmacist

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Grisly

Frightful, horrible, ghastly, dreadful

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Solicitous

Concerned, anxious, showing care of concern

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Prating

Empty or foolish talk

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Wretched

Very unfortunate or unhappy, sad, miserable

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Distain

Scorn, contempt

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Prevarication

A falsehood or lie

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Miscreats

Wicked persona, villains, rascals, scoundrels

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Prelate

Clergyman of high rank, a prince of the church m