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jsv VocabPsychometric1reprobate

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  1. 01./17. VocabPsychometric1reprobate
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  2. 02./17. reprobate
    02./17. a depraved, unprincipled, or wicked person: a drunken reprobate.a person rejected by God and beyond hope of salvation.morally depraved; unprincipled; bad.rejected by God and beyond hope of salvation.
  3. 03./17. suborn
    03./17. to bribe or induce (someone) unlawfully or secretly to perform some misdeed or to commit a crime.to induce (a person, especially a witness) to give false testimony.to obtain (false testimony) from a witness.
  4. 04./17. assuage
    04./17. to make milder or less severe; relieve; ease; mitigate: to assuage one's grief; to assuage one's pain.to appease; satisfy; allay; relieve: to assuage one's hunger.to soothe, calm, or mollify: to assuage his fears; to assuage her anger.
  5. 05./17. wheedle
    05./17. to endeavor to influence (a person) by smooth, flattering, or beguiling words or acts: We wheedled him incessantly, but he would not consent.to persuade (a person) by such words or acts: She wheedled him into going with her.to obtain (something) by artful persuasions: I wheedled a new car out of my father.to use beguiling or artful persuasions: I always wheedle if I really need something.
  6. 06./17. cajole
    06./17. persuade�by�flattery�or�promises;�wheedle;�coax.Upon�her�arrival�at�such�places�her�first�chore�was�to�charm�andcajole�the�villagers�into�working�without�pay.Duveen�could�determine�which�multimillionaire�would�most�appreciate�itand�then�cajole�and�flatter�him�into�the�purchase.You�have�let�her�cajole�you�into�bending�the�rules�for�her.
  7. 07./17. elegy
    07./17. a poem written in elegiac meter.a mournful, melancholy, or plaintive poem, especially a funeral song or a lament for the dead.a sad or mournful musical composition.
  8. 08./17. apostate
    08./17. a person who forsakes his religion, cause, party, etc.of or characterized by apostasy.
  9. 09./17. cipher
    09./17. any of the Arabic numerals or figures.Arabic numerical notation collectively.something of no value or importance.a person of no influence; nonentity.
  10. 10./17. tenet
    10./17. any opinion, principle, doctrine, dogma, etc., especially one held as true by members of a profession, group, or movement.
  11. 11./17. cinder
    11./17. any residue of combustion; ashes.Geology . coarse scoriae erupted by volcanoes.a live, flameless coal; ember.a mixture of ashes and slag.to spread cinders on: The highway department salted and cindered the icy roads.to spread cinders on: The highway department salted and cindered the icy roads.
  12. 12./17. flint
    12./17. a hard stone, a form of silica resembling chalcedony but more opaque, less pure, and less lustrous.a piece of this, especially as used for striking fire.a chunk of this used as a primitive tool or as the core from which such a tool was struck.something very hard or unyielding.a small piece of metal, usually an iron alloy, used to produce a spark to ignite the fuel in a cigarette lighter.a small piece of metal, usually an iron alloy, used to produce a spark to ignite the fuel in a cigarette lighter.
  13. 13./17. utilitarianism
    13./17. �The belief that the value of a thing or an action is determined by its utilityThe ethical theory proposed by Jeremy Bentham and James Mill that all action should be directed toward achieving the greatest happiness for the greatest number of people
  14. 14./17. plough
    14./17. Variant of�plow
  15. 15./17. furrows
    15./17. . A long, narrow, shallow trench made in the ground by a plow.2. A rut, groove, or narrow depression: snow drifting in furrows.3. A deep wrinkle in the skin, as on the forehead.
  16. 16./17. affliction
    16./17. A condition of pain, suffering, or distress
  17. 17./17. diatribe
    17./17. a bitter, sharply abusive denunciation, attack, or criticism: repeated diatribes against the senator.