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Flashcards in word list 12 Deck (15):
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aftermath

a consequence or result

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aphorism

a short statement of truth or principle

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catharsis

a releasing of the emotions

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cohort

a group that is moving or working together

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culpable

deserving blame

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diabolical

devilish

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enormity

the state or quality of being outrageous

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gibe

to utter taunting

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innocuous

harmless

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necessitate

to require

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odyssey

a long, adventures journey

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partisan

a strong supporter or advocate

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posterity

a person's descendants

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premeditated

fully planned beforehand

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scurrilous

vulgar