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Unformatted text preview: TAUTOLOGICAL (tawt uh LAH juh kul) adj, redundant; circular TENACIOUS (tuh NAY shus) adj, persistent; stubborn; not letting go TRANSIENT (TRAN shunt) adj, not staying for a long time; temporary TREPIDATION (trep uh DAY shun) n, fear; apprehension; nervous trembling TURPITUDE (TUR puh tood) n, shameful wickedness; depravity UNCTUOUS (UNGK choo us) adj, oily, both literally and figuratively; insincere URBANE (ur BAYN) adj, poised; sophisticated; refined VACILLATE (VAS uh layt) v, to be indecisive; to waver WANTON (WAHN tun) adj, malicious; unjustifiable; unprovoked; egregious ZEALOUS (ZEL us) adj, enthusiastically devoted to something; fervent...
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2011 for the course ENGLISH 111 taught by Professor Stein during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.
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