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  1. affirmation
    (a-fer-MAY-shun) n.
    • – positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one
    • who refused to take an oath.
  2. benevolent (be-NEHV-oh-lent) adj. –
    generous; charitable
  3. cursory
    (KUR-soh-ree) adj. –
    casual; hastily done
  4. disseminate (dis-SEHM-i-nayt)
    v. –
    distribute; spread; scatter (like seeds)
  5. enigma
    (eh-NIG-ma) n. –
    puzzle; mystery
  6. flagrant
    (FLA-grahnt) adj. –
    conspicuously wicked; blatant; outrageous
  7. inane
    (in-AYN) adj. – silly; senseless
    silly; senseless
  8. insuperable
    (in-SOO-puh-ruh-buhl) adj. –
    insurmountable; unbeatable
  9. notoriety (noh-tor-AY-eh-tee) n. –
    disrepute; ill fame
  10. precocious
    (pree-KOH-shus)
    adj. –
    advanced in development
  11. retract
    (re-TRAKT) v. –
    withdraw; take back
  12. terse
    (TERS) adj. –
    concise; abrupt; pithy
  13. plebian n. –
    the common people
  14. placidity adj. –
    • pleasantly calm or
    • peaceful
  15. enmity n. –
    • a feeling or condition of
    • hostility

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