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Flashcards in Vocabulary Ten Deck (20):
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dirge

sad poem or song, funeral hymn

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gauche

awkward, clumsy

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superfluous

more than needed, excessive

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dogmatic

positive, self-opinionated

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connoisseur

lover of fine art, expert

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covert

secret, hidden

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nefarious

very wicked, evil

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placid

peaceful, calm

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nebulous

cloudy, unclear (meaning)

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copious

plentiful

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debilitate

to weaken

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risqué

"almost" improper

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abyss

bottomless pit

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parody

a humorous imitation

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ascertain

to find out for sure

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gregarious

fond of company

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arduous

difficult

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ubiquitous

being everywhere at the same time

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illimitable

measureless, boundless

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complacent

self-satisfied