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Flashcards in week 11 Deck (15):
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fatuous

(adj) foolish

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febrile

(adj) feverish

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furtive

(adj) secretly

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incredulous

(adj) skeptical

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interminable

(adj) unending

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obliquely

(adj) in a slanting manner

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pernicious

(adj) hurtful

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sardonic

(adj) cynical

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ultimatum

(n) a final uncompromising demand

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writhe

(v) to twist the body about

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astute

(adj) clever

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beseech

(v) to implore urgently

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capitulate

(v) to surrender unconditionally

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deprecating

(v) expressing disapproval of

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glean

(v) to gather slowly