TCITR

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hlakiyama
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55502
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TCITR
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2010-12-12 23:53:42
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  1. Foil
    to prevent the success of; frustrate; balk
  2. Ostracized
    to exclude, by general consent, from society, friendship, conversation, privileges
  3. Grippe
    influenza
  4. Chiffonier
    a high chest of drawers or bureau, often having a mirror on top
  5. Qualms
    an uneasy feeling or pang of conscience as to conduct; compunctio
  6. Rostrum
    any platform, stage, or the like, for public speaking
  7. Falsetto
    an unnaturally or artificially high-pitched voice or register, esp. in a man
  8. Hounds-tooth
    a pattern of broken or jagged checks, used on a variety of fabrics
  9. Conscientious
    controlled by or done according to conscience; scrupulous
  10. Unanimous
    of one mind; in complete agreement; agreed
  11. Incognito
    having one's identity concealed, as under an assumed name, esp. to avoid notice or formal attentions
  12. Suave
    smoothly agreeable or polite; agreeably or blandly urbane
  13. Putrid
    in a state of foul decay or decomposition, as animal or vegetable matter; rotten
  14. Atheist
    a person who denies or disbelieves the existence of a supreme being or beings
  15. Nonchalant
    coolly unconcerned, indifferent, or unexcited; casual
  16. Frock
    a gown or dress worn by a girl or woman
  17. Humble
    not proud or arrogant; modest
  18. Rake
    an agricultural implement with teeth or tines for gathering cut grass, hay, or the like or for smoothing the surface of the ground
  19. Recuperating
    to recover from sickness or exhaustion; regain health or strength
  20. Bourgeois
    a member of the middle class
  21. Sacrilegious
    pertaining to or involving sacrilege
  22. Blasé
    indifferent to or bored with life; unimpressed, as or as if from an excess of worldly pleasures

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