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Flashcards in Week 33 Deck (20):
1

complacent

adj. self-satisfied

2

somber

adj. gloomy, sad

3

debilitate

v. weaken

4

occult

adj. secret, mysterious, supernatural

5

discreet

adj. careful, cautious, prudent

6

foment

v. stir up, instigate

7

glean

v. gather, collect

8

quarry

n. something hunted or pursued

9

slovenly

adv. disorderly, carelessly

10

abjure

v. renounce, abstain from

11

reproach

v. rebuke, reprimand

12

penitent

adj. regretful, confessing guilt

13

evanescent

adj. fleeting, passing, momentary

14

tantamount

adj. equivalent, identical

15

propensity

n. disposition, inclination, bent

16

wary

adj, watchful, shrewd

17

allay

adj. calm, soothe

18

deter

v. hinder, discourage

19

connoisseur

n. expert

20

impetuous

adj. impulsive