GRE 16

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  1. platitude
    n. trite remark; commonplace statement
  2. preternatural
    adj. beyond that which is normal in nature
  3. remunerative
    adj. compensating; rewarding
  4. reverie
    n. daydream; musing
  5. scapegoat
    n. someone who bears the blame for others
  6. sinewy
    adj. tough; strong and firm
  7. supersede
    v. cause to be set aside; replace; make obsolete
  8. testy
    adj. irritable; short-tempered
  9. whet
    v. sharpen; stimulate
  10. pernicious
    adj. very destructive
  11. paramour
    n. illicit lover
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