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Flashcards in Word List 8 E-I Deck (26):
1

eddy

a current moving against the main current, swirling water

2

effervescent

bubbly

3

entreaty

request

4

espouse

to support

5

exhume

to dig up

6

expiate

to make up for or to pay the penalty for

7

extradite

to turn someone over to the law of another country

8

exult

to rejoice greatly

9

fatalist

someone who believes that life is predetermined

10

ferret

to find by searching persistently

11

foolhardy

foolishly bold, reckless

12

gall

1. audacity, nerve
2. to anger

13

gamely

enthusiastically, courageously

14

girder

steel beam used for support in a building

15

hallowed

holy

16

ignominy

dishonor

17

imperturbable

calm, difficult to upset

18

impromptu

spontaneous, without rehearsal or preparation

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inane

silly, meaningless

20

incensed

angry

21

indelible

permanent, not erasable

22

indolence

laziness, idleness

23

inexorable

unstoppable

24

insipid

dull, lacking in energy

25

interloper

intruder, meddler

26

irreproachable

blameless, beyond criticism