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PLAR Vocab Set 2

Terms

undefined, object
copy deck
passive assent or agreement without protest
acquiescence
great astonishment or consternation
stupefaction
to split into thin layers
delaminate
naggingly critical or complaining
carping
difficult to understand; recondite
abstruse
a framed opening fitted with horizontal slats for admitting air and light and shedding rain
louvered
effusively or tearfully sentimental
maudlin
impressively great in size, force, or extent
prodigious
being kind, charitable, or beneficial
beneficence
mischievous; causing trouble, injury, or damage
impish
exceeding the limits of propriety or good manners; improperly forward or bold
impertinence
having or showing keen discernment, sound judgment, and farsightedness
sagacious
to dry up
exsiccate
an outflow from a sewer; something that flows out or forth
effluent
to rend or tear apart; to break in to pieces; cleave or split asunder
riven
excessively and objectionably sentimental; sickening or insipid in taste
mawkish
any of numerous textile patterns consisting of stripes of varying widths and colors crossed at right angles against solid backgrounds
tartan
having knowledge of actions or events before they occur
prescient
severity or sternness in disposition or appearance
austerity
dashingly or sportingly stylish; jaunty
rakish

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