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Flashcards in Week 26 Deck (20):
1

lethargic

adj. lazy, indifferent

2

prevalent

adj. prevailing, common, general

3

paramount

adj. supreme, foremost

4

remiss

adj. careless, negligent

5

hostile

adj. antagonistic, angry

6

rebuke (v)

v. criticize, reproach, reprimand

7

aversion

n. strong dislike, opposition

8

evince

v. show plainly, exhibit

9

vogue

n. fashion

10

superficial

adj. on the surface, slight

11

jettison

v. throw overboard, discard

12

inevitable

adj. sure, certain, unavoidable

13

lucrative

adj. profitable

14

tussle (n)

n. rough struggle

15

intrinsic

adj. essential, natural, inborn

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acute

adj. sharp, keen, severe

17

gist

n. essence, main point

18

transient

adj. passing, short-lived, fleeting

19

terse

adj. concise, brief, compact

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cogent

adj. forceful, convincing, persuasive