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Flashcards in Word List 06 (2) Deck (20):
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Cacophonous

Harsh-sounding; not harmonious

2

Callow

Immature; inexperienced.

3

Catharsis

Sudden emotional relief.

4

Ceremonious

Formal

5

Charted

Planned; plotted; mapped.

6

Cherubic

Angelic; like a baby.

7

Circuitous

Roundabout; not straightforward.

8

Colloquial

Informal but common speech

9

Cosmopolitan

1. Sophisticated
2. From the city.

10

Crest

Peak; top

11

Cupidity

Greed.

12

Debauchery

Corruption; physical self- indulgence.

13

Decorum

Appropriate Behavior

14

Demographer

An expert on population statistics.

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Deprecate

To criticize.`

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Didactic

Intended to teach; preachy

17

Dilapidated

Run-down; needing supplies.

18

Dirge

Funeral song.

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Dither

To be indecisive.

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Drudgery

Boring work.