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Flashcards in Week 34 Deck (20):
1

site

n. location

2

vigil

n. wakeful watching

3

cumbersome

adj. unwieldy, burdensome

4

interrogate

v. question

5

divulge

v. disclose, reveal

6

fluctuate

v. shift, alternate

7

unmitigated

adj. unrelieved, as bad as can be

8

commodious

adj. large, spacious

9

antiquated

adj. out-of-date, obsolete

10

disheveled

adj. disorderly clothing or hair

11

tenacious

adj. tough, stubborn

12

facade

n. front, superficial appearance

13

asinine

adj. silly, stupid

14

grimace

n. facial expression of disgust

15

calumny

n. false accusation, slander

16

pittance

n. small amount

17

au courant

adj. up-to-date

18

fastidious

adj. particular, choosy

19

noisome

adj. foul, unwholesome; obnoxious, objective

20

unkempt

adj. untidy, neglected