200 Difficult Words - Group 2

 200 Difficult Words - Group 2View Group Words   
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put forth or held out as real, actual, or intended; proper or intended to be shown


Spelling Word: ostensible
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scarcity; smallness of number; fewness


Spelling Word: paucity
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stubbornly or perversely persistent; unyielding; obstinate


Spelling Word: pertinacious
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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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having or causing lustful thoughts and desires; having eager desire for something


Spelling Word: prurient
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filled to brim or to point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied


Spelling Word: replete
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trick; use of artifice or trickery; deceptive maneuver, especially to avoid capture


Spelling Word: ruse
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excessively or hypocritically pious; possessing sanctity; sacred; holy; saintly; religious


Spelling Word: sanctimonious
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worried or concerned; full of desire; expressing care or concern


Spelling Word: solicitous
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eat until excessively full; be more than full; feed someone to excess


Spelling Word: surfeit