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Flashcards in Word List 26 Deck (45):
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Partition

Divide into parts

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Savant

Scholar

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Petulant

Touchy; Peevish

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Quaff

Drink with relish

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Entourage

Group of attendants; Retinue

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Outspoken

Candid; Blunt

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Jaunty

Lighthearted; Animated; Easy and carefree

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Surfeit

Satiate; Stuff; Indulge to excess in anything

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Disgorge

Surrender something; Eject; Vomit

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Superimpose

Place over something else

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Interment

urial

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Irony

Hidden sarcasm or satire; Use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean

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Inclusive

Tending to include all

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Erroneou

Mistaken; Wrong

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Polemical

Aggressive in verbal attack; Disputatious

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Artless

Without guile; Open and honest

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Coterie

Group that meets socially; Select circle

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Nutrient

Nourishing substance

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Feint

Trick; Shift; Sham blow

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Desiccate

Dry up

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Ponderous

Weighty; Unwieldy

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Disembark

Go ashore; Unload cargo from a ship

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Impervious

Impenetrable; Incapable of being damaged or distressed

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Bluff

Rough but good-natured

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Voluptuous

Gratifying the senses

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Holster

Pistol case

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Reproach

Express disapproval or disappointment

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Exacerbate

Worsen; Embitter

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Mural

Wall painting

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Inaugurate

Start; Initiate; Install in office

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Blanch

Bleach; Whiten

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Outskirts

Fingers; Outer borders

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Misanthrope

One who hates mankind

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Accessory

Additional object; Useful but not essential thing

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Vise

Tool for holding work in place

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Rejoinder

Retort; Comeback; Reply

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Snicker

Half-stifled laugh

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Glaring

Highly conspicuous; Harshly bright

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Flaccid

Flabby

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Zeal

Eager enthusiasm

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Convene

Assemble

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Capacious

Spacious

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Complicity

Participation; Involvement

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Emissary

Agent; Messenger

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Molt

Shed or cast off hair or feathers