200 Difficult Words - Group 2

 200 Difficult Words - Group 2View Group Words   
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having slanting or sloping direction, course, or position; inclined


Spelling Word: oblique
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lessen violence of disease; moderate intensity; gloss over with excuses


Spelling Word: palliate
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abnormally pale; lacking intensity of color or luminousness


Spelling Word: pallid
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social outcast; person who is rejected from society or home


Spelling Word: pariah
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tending to betray; disloyal; faithless


Spelling Word: perfidious
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done routinely and with little interest or care; acting with indifference; showing little interest or care


Spelling Word: perfunctory
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precisely meaningful; forceful and brief


Spelling Word: pithy
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excess; over-fullness in any respect; superabundance


Spelling Word: plethora
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omen; forewarning; something that portends an event about to occur, especially unfortunate or evil event


Spelling Word: portent
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impatient under restraint or opposition; resisting control; difficult to control


Spelling Word: restive