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Flashcards in word smart list 82 Deck (14):
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tenet

n. a shared principle or belief

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tentative

adj. experimental; temporary; uncertain

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tenuous

adj. flimsy; extremely thin

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terse

adj. using not unnecessary words; succinct

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theology

n. the study of god or religion

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tirade

n. a prolonged, bitter speech

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torpor

n. sluggishness; inactivity; apathy

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touchstone

n. a standard; a test of authenticity or quality

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tout

v. to praise highly; to brag publicly about

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transcend

v. to go beyond or above; to surpass

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transgress

v. to violate (a law); to sin

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transient

adj. not staying for a long time; temporary

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trepidation

n fear; apprehension; nervous trembling

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turpitude

n. shameful wickedness; depravity

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