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Flashcards in Week 14 Deck (20):
1

aspire

v. strive for

2

inveigh

v. attack verbally

3

nettle

v. irritate

4

overt

adj. open

5

relegate

v. assign to an inferior position

6

supine

adj. lying on the back

7

mammoth

adj. huge

8

repulse

v. drive back

9

havoc

v. ruin

10

raze

v. destroy

11

lethal

adj. deadly

12

scurry

v. run hastily

13

incisive

adj. acute

14

precipitate

v. hasten, speed up

15

stereotype

n. unvarying pattern

16

stentorian

adj. loud

17

singular

adj. extraordinary

18

valor

n. courage

19

bias

n. prejudice

20

sinecure

n. soft job (requiring little or no work)