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20 Cards in this Set

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approbation
expression of approval
assuage
to make easier or milder
coalition
a combination, union
decadence
excessive self-indulgence
elicit
to draw forth
expostulate
to attempt to dissuade
hackneyed
lacking in freshness
hiatus
a gap
innuendo
a hint
intercede
a go-between
jaded
worn-out
lurid
causing shock, horror, or revulsion
meritorious
worthy
petulant
peevish
prerogative
special right or privilege
provincial
pertaining to an outlying area
simulate
to make a pretense of, imitate
transcend
to rise above or beyond
umbrage
an overshadowing influence
unctuous
excessively smooth or smug