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Flashcards in Vocabulary Eight Deck (15):
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Etagèrge

And open shelved cabinet

2

Spendthrift

A person who spends his money extravagantly or wastefully

3

Squander

To spend or use money extravagantly or wastefully

4

Desolate

Baron uninhibited isolated and lonely

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Prodigal

A person who has spent his money with wasteful extravagance

6

Indiscreet

Lacking pertinent or sound judgment

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Amortization

The act of liquidating or extinguishing a deck or mortgage especially by periodical payments

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Subordinate

Placed in or belonging to a lower order or rank

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Categorically

Absolutely unconditionally

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Degenerate

Having declined and moral qualities or character

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Reproach

Blame disgrace or discredit

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Disreputable

Having a bad reputation dishonorable shabby or Shoreby

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Grafter

One who requires a vanish to dishonest unfair for sordid means especially through the abusive one position or influence in politics or business

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Tumultuous

Riotous marked by disturbance and uproar

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Capricious

Subject to whim, erratic