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Flashcards in Week 42 Deck (20):
1

quandary

n. doubt, dilemma

2

callous

adj. hardened, unfeeling

3

expedient (adj)

adj. advisable, fit

4

negligible

adj. trifling, inconsiderable

5

blase

adj. indifferent, not responsive to excitement

6

ennui

n. boredom

7

comely

adj. beautiful, handsome

8

frenetic

adj. frantic, frenzied

9

artifice

n. strategy, trickery

10

diversity

n. variety, change

11

qualm

n. twinge of conscience

12

expurgate

v. remove objectionable parts or passages

13

begrudge

v. be resentful or reluctant

14

artless

adj. innocent, naive

15

gratuity

n. tip

16

manifest

adj. evident, obvious

17

delve

v. dig, do research

18

capricious

adj. fanciful, whimsical

19

requisite

n. requirement

20

replenish

v. fill again, restock