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Flashcards in Wordlist 9 Deck (200):
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Bane

Troublesome influence

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Condone

Tacitly support; overlook

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Eclectic

Taking things from different sources

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Genre

A category; type

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Irascible

Easily angered

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Mundane

Ordinary; wordly

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Perpetuated

Caused to continue

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Rancor

Resentment; animosity; bad feeling

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Strut

Swagger; show off

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Voluble

Talkative

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Bard

Poet

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Condoning

Overlooking; disregarding; ignoring

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Edifice

Building; structure; construction

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Germane

Relevant

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Ire

Anger [irate (a) = very angry]

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Munificent

Generous; charitable

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Perpetuity

Eternity

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Rant

Use bombastic language

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Stupefying

Astonishing; shocking; stunning into silence

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Voluminous

Very large; spacious

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Bastion

Fortress; stronghold

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Conflagration

Big fire

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Efface

Wipe out; remove all trace of

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Germinal

Just growing; not developed; immature

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Irksome

Annoying; infuriating

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Mutinous

Very rebellious

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Personable

Attractive

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Ratify

Approve; consent

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Subpoena

Summon to court

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Voracious

Ravenous

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Befuddle

Confuse

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Confound

Confuse

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Effigy

A model of a person

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Gibbering

Making meaningless noises

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Ironic

Satiric; unexpected

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Myriad

In large numbers

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Perspicacious

Insightful; sharp; wise

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Raucous

Rough and unpleasant (of sounds)

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Substantiate

Give supporting evidence

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Waive

Surrender; give up

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Begrudge

Resent

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Congeal

To solidify

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Effusive

Gushing; demonstrative

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Glacial

Hostile; unfriendly; cold; icy

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Irrational

Unreasonable; absurd

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Navigable

Suitable for sailing

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Perspicacity

Insight

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Raze

Destroy; demolish; tear down

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Subterfuge

A trick

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Wane

Grow less

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Beguile

Mislead; lure

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Congenital

Present from birth

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Egalitarianism

Belief in equality

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Goad

Prod; urge

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Irreproachable

Cannot be criticized; perfect

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Nebulous

Vague

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Pertinent

Relevant

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Rebuttal

Denial

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Subtle

Not obvious

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Wary

Hesitant; cautious

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Belabor

Explain in unnecessary detail

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Connoisseur

Person with refined taste and good judgement

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Egregious

Outstandingly, obviously bad

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Grate (v)

1. To annoy; aggravate; vex 2. Shred

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Irrevocable

Cannot be cancelled; uchangeable

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Nefarious

Wicked; immoral; disreputable

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Peruse

Read carefully

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Recant

Disclaim; retract statement

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Subversive

Rebellious; revolutionary

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Wax

To increase; to grow

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Beleaguer

Besiege; attack

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Consecrate

Dedicate

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Egress

Exit

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Gratis

Free of charge; without payment

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Itinerant

Nomadic; wandering from place to place

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Negate

Cancel; dent

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Pervasive

Spreading everywhere

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Recapitulate

Summarize

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Succinct

Concise

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Waylay

Accost; stop; approach; hinder

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Belie

Contradict

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Consensus

General agreement

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Eloquent

Fluent and persuasive in speech

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Gratuitous

Unwarranted

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Jaded

Tired; bored; worn out

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Negligence

Carelessness

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Petrify

1. Terrify 2. Turn to stone

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Receptacle

Container; vessel; holder

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Suffragist

Someone who campaigns for voting rights

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Weighty

Serious

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Belittle

To demean

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Conspicuous

Easily seen; prominent

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Elucidate

Make clear

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Gravity

Seriousness

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Jargon

Specialized language used by experts

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Neologism

Newly coined word

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Petulant

Sulky; peevish

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Recluse

Someo echo cuts himself off from life

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Supercilious

Proud and haughty

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Whelp

Young dog

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Troublesome influence

Bane

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Tacitly support; overlook

Condone

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Taking things from different sources

Eclectic

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A category; type

Genre

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Easily angered

Irascible

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Ordinary; wordly

Mundane

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Caused to continue

Perpetuated

108

Resentment; animosity; bad feeling

Rancor

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Swagger; show off

Strut

110

Talkative

Voluble

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Poet

Bard

112

Overlooking; disregarding; ignoring

Condoning

113

Building; structure; construction

Edifice

114

Relevant

Germane

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Anger [irate (a) = very angry]

Ire

116

Generous; charitable

Munificent

117

Eternity

Perpetuity

118

Use bombastic language

Rant

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Astonishing; shocking; stunning into silence

Stupefying

120

Very large; spacious

Voluminous

121

Fortress; stronghold

Bastion

122

Big fire

Conflagration

123

Wipe out; remove all trace of

Efface

124

Just growing; not developed; immature

Germinal

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Annoying; infuriating

Irksome

126

Very rebellious

Mutinous

127

Attractive

Personable

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Approve; consent

Ratify

129

Summon to court

Subpoena

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Ravenous

Voracious

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Confuse

Befuddle

132

Confuse

Confound

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A model of a person

Effigy

134

Making meaningless noises

Gibbering

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Satiric; unexpected

Ironic

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In large numbers

Myriad

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Insightful; sharp; wise

Perspicacious

138

Rough and unpleasant (of sounds)

Raucous

139

Give supporting evidence

Substantiate

140

Surrender; give up

Waive

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Resent

Begrudge

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To solidify

Congeal

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Gushing; demonstrative

Effusive

144

Hostile; unfriendly; cold; icy

Glacial

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Unreasonable; absurd

Irrational

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Suitable for sailing

Navigable

147

Insight

Perspicacity

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Destroy; demolish; tear down

Raze

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A trick

Subterfuge

150

Grow less

Wane

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Mislead; lure

Beguile

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Present from birth

Congenital

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Belief in equality

Egalitarianism

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Prod; urge

Goad

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Cannot be criticized; perfect

Irreproachable

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Vague

Nebulous

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Relevant

Pertinent

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Denial

Rebuttal

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Not obvious

Subtle

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Hesitant; cautious

Wary

161

Explain in unnecessary detail

Belabor

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Person with refined taste and good judgement

Connoisseur

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Outstandingly, obviously bad

Egregious

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1. To annoy; aggravate; vex 2. Shred

Grate (v)

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Cannot be cancelled; uchangeable

Irrevocable

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Wicked; immoral; disreputable

Nefarious

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Read carefully

Peruse

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Disclaim; retract statement

Recant

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Rebellious; revolutionary

Subversive

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To increase; to grow

Wax

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Besiege; attack

Beleaguer

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Dedicate

Consecrate

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Exit

Egress

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Free of charge; without payment

Gratis

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Nomadic; wandering from place to place

Itinerant

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Cancel; dent

Negate

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Spreading everywhere

Pervasive

178

Summarize

Recapitulate

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Concise

Succinct

180

Accost; stop; approach; hinder

Waylay

181

Contradict

Belie

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General agreement

Consensus

183

Fluent and persuasive in speech

Eloquent

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Unwarranted

Gratuitous

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Tired; bored; worn out

Jaded

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Carelessness

Negligence

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1. Terrify 2. Turn to stone

Petrify

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Container; vessel; holder

Receptacle

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Someone who campaigns for voting rights

Suffragist

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Serious

Weighty

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To demean

Belittle

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Easily seen; prominent

Conspicuous

193

Make clear

Elucidate

194

Seriousness

Gravity

195

Specialized language used by experts

Jargon

196

Newly coined word

Neologism

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Sulky; peevish

Petulant

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Someo echo cuts himself off from life

Recluse

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Proud and haughty

Supercilious

200

Young dog

Whelp