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Flashcards in Word List 6 S-Z Deck (33):
1

saunter

to walk slowly

2

scrupulous

strictly honest, moral

3

self-effacement

modesty, humility

4

shortchange

to give less than the right amount

5

skinflint

a cheap person

6

sophomoric

immature

7

spangle

a small sparkling object

8

sporadic

stopping and staring, irregular

9

stasis

state of not moving

10

stroke

to stir up and feed fuel to (a fire), to kindle

11

stratum

one of many layers

12

stupefaction

astonishment

13

subjugate

to conquer or oppress

14

subvert

to overthrow or ruin

15

sullen

resentful, depressed

16

swarthy

having dark complexion or color

17

table

to delay considering something

18

tangential

off the topic

19

tawdry

cheap, gaudy

20

threadbare

word out

21

titter

short nervous laugh, giggle

22

torrid

1. hot
2. passionate

23

transient

short-lived

24

turpitude

wickedness

25

ubiquitous

everywhere at the same time

26

unflappable

calm, having self-control

27

upbraid

to criticize harshly

28

vendetta

plan for revenge

29

veracity

truth, accuracy

30

cerce

enthusiasm or energy

31

wheedle

to persuade by flattery

32

winsome

winning, charming

33

workaday

ordinary, common, boring