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Flashcards in Week 4 Deck (15):
1

meander

V - wander aimlessly

2

peripheral

adj - minor detail

3

substantiate

v - to strengthen

4

unobtrusive

adj - not conspicuous or attracting attention.

5

vacillate

v - alternate or waver between different opinions or actions; be indecisive.

6

appall

v - to overcome fear

7

cognizant

adj - aware

8

commiserate

v - express or feel sympathy or pity; sympathize.

9

expedient

n - proper under circumstances

10

hindrance

n - something that stops or prevents

11

kindle

v - to light a fire(excite)

12

lavish

adj - sumptuously rich, elaborate, or luxurious.

13

ludicrous

adj - ridiculous; laughable

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negligent

Adj - neglect or carelessness

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aspire

v - aim for something ambitious