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Flashcards in WXYZ Deck (28)
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Waggish

Humorous and witty

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Waif

Orphaned child

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Wan

Visibly unwell
Sickly and weak

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Wanderlust

Urge to travel

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Wangle

To get something by deception or devious coaxing

Wangle my way into a concert

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Wanton

V or A
Spend extravagantly, sexually, etc

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Warren

Network of underground tunnels

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Waylay

Wait in hiding to attack
Like robbers

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Wean

Gradually remove
Wean yourself from watching tv

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Welter

Absolute chaotic mess

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Wend

Choose and walk a path

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Wheedle

To sweet talk

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Whelp

Puppy

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Whet

Sharpen
Whetting stone
Whet your appetite

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Whit

Small amount

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Whorl

A whirl shape
Noun

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Wily

Deceptive

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Windfall

A sudden happening of fortune

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Winnow

To scrupulously separate wheat from chaff
Like thin hurt list from 100 to 10

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Winsome

Attractive or charming

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Witticism

Saying of wit

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Wizened

Shriveled with age

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Won't

A custom or habit
My wont to drink 10000 cups of coffee a day

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Wrangle

Intense argument

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Wrest

To take away

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Wrought

Molded (In a mold)
Wrought iron

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Yokel

Someone unrefined not urbane

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Yore

Lon time past
Days of yore