English Vocabulary 35 cards

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Abstract

General, Not Concrete, Theoretical.

2

Aesthetic

Pertaining to beauty or good taste.

3

Alleviate

To lessen a burden.

4

Apathetic

Showing or feeling little emotion.

5

Ambivilent

Simultaniously having conficting feelings.

6

Auspicious

Promising.

7

Benevolence

Inclination to do good.

8

Candor

Openness and sencerity.

9

Cogent

Reasonable. believable.

10

Comprehensive

Extensive, thorough.

11

Contemporary

Modern.

12

Conviction

Firm Belief.

13

Diligent

Hardworking.

14

Dubious

Doubtful in quality.

15

Eclectic

Made up of various sources.

16

Egregious

Offensive.

17

Exculpate

To free from guilt or blame.

18

Florid

Flowery Language.

19

Gratuitous

Unnecessary or unwanted.

20

Hackneyed

Worn out with overuse.

21

Idealize

To consider perfect.

22

Impartial

Unbiased.

23

Imperious

Domineering.

24

Inherent

Inseparable.

25

Inveterate

Deeply rooted or habitual.

26

Laudatory

Expressing praise.

27

Maverick

One who doesn't adhere to the social norm.

28

Mollify

To calm or soothe.

29

Novel

Strikingly new.

30

Obdurate

Stubborn, unyielding, persistant.

31

Paramount

Of the utmost importance

32

Penitent

Expressing remorse for misdeeds.

33

Pervasive

Dispersed throughout.

34

Prosaic

Unimaginative; prose (Not poetry).

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Ostentatious

Showey for others.