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Flashcards in Week 12 Deck (20):
1

diatribe

n. bitter criticism

2

inhibition

n. restraint

3

fortuitous

adj. accidental

4

incoherent

adj. disjointed

5

ilk

n. kind, sort

6

prestigious

adj. illustrious

7

placard

n. poster

8

integral

adj. essential

9

remuneration

n. reward, pay

10

nominal

adj. slight

11

expunge

v. erase

12

flamboyant

adj. showy, colorful

13

anathema

n. something greatly detested

14

schism

n. split

15

utopia

n. place of perfection

16

timorous

adj. fearful

17

truncated

adj. cut short

18

jaunty

adj. sprightly, gay

19

fractious

adj. quarrelsome

20

ostentatious

adj. showy