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Flashcards in Vol 4 Deck (16):
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Perspicacious

Having a ready insight to and understanding things

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Sacrilege

Violation or misuse of that which is considered sacred

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Esoteric

Intended or likely to be know by only a small number of people with specialized knowledge or interest

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Derisive

Expressing contempt or ridicule

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Arduous

Difficult and tiring; involving or requiring strenuous effort

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Inexorable

Impossible to stop or prevent

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Diffident

Modest or shy because of a lack of self confidence

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Appellation

The action of giving a name to a person or thing

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Eldritch

Weird bs sinister or ghostly

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Feint

Deceptive or pretended blow or distracting movement typically during a fight

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Moratorium

Temporary prohibition of activity

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Appended

Add something as an attachment or supplement

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Fjords

Deep narrow elongated sea

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Impetus

Force that makes something happen or happen more quickly

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Dubious

Suspect, not to be relied on

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Dissent vb

Hold or express opinions that vary from commonly or officially expressed opinions