20 terms

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Absolution
forgiveness; pardon; release
Blatant
obvious
Creditable
praiseworthy
Ensconce
establish firmly in a position
Hasten
hurry; accelerate; rush
Laceration
a cut
Obdurate
stubborn
Plausible
can be believed; reasonable
Reprieve
a respite; postponement of a sentence
Tawdry
of little value; gaudy
Enfranchise
give voting rights
Remuneration
payment
Engender
cause
Bilk
cheat; defraud
Labyrinth
a maze
Harnague
noisy attacking speech
Abasement
humiliation; degradation
Plaudit
statement giving strong praise
Reprehensible
shameful; very bad
Enigma
puzzle; mysterty