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Flashcards in Week 41 Deck (20):
1

curry

v. seek favor by flattery

2

pall

v. cease to please, become dull

3

succulent

adj. juicy

4

satiety

n. excess, overly full, surfeit

5

intrinsic

adj. within itself, inherent

6

potpourri

n. medley, mixture

7

sanction

v. endorse, certify

8

denote

v. indicate, show, mean

9

allude

v. hint, suggest

10

insidious

adj. sly, seductive, treacherous

11

propriety

n. suitability, correctness

12

advent

n. coming of an important event

13

impious

adj. lacking respect, irreverent

14

proffer

v. offer for acceptance

15

spate

n. rush, flood

16

shibboleth

n. pet phrase, slogan

17

bogus

adj. counterfeit, fake

18

substantiate

v. confirm, ratify

19

nutritive

adj. having nourishing properties

20

raucous

adj. harsh, shrill