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approbation
noun-the expression of approvail,priase
assuage
verb-to make easier
coalition
noun-a combination, union
decadence
noun-decline, decay, or deterioration
elicit
verb-to draw forth, bring out from soem source
expostulate
verb-to attempt to dissuade someone from some course or decision
think of a postluate in math-its a rule, so if you ex-postulate you try to dissuade some1 from following that rule.
hackneyed
adj-lacks freshness or origionality
think "that's hott" the phrase paris hilton adopted-as being way too overused
hiatus
noun-a gap, opening, break
innuendo
noun-a hingt, indirect suggestion, or reference
a sexual innuendo
intercede
verb-to go-between in a disagreement
inter-cede, inter to go between
jaded
adj-worn-out, dulled
j-j-j-jaded! *aerosmith*
lurid
adj-causing shock, horror or revulsion;pale in color
meritorious
adj-worthy, deserving recognition and praise
merit-award for a good deed
petulant
adj-easily irritated
if you -pet- a cat's fur the wrong way it becomes easily irritated
prerogative
noun-a special right or privelage
my prerogative-brittney spears song
provincial
adj-an outlying area
noun-a narrow point of view/narrow minded
provincal...province
simulate
verb-imitate
flight simulator
transcend
verb-exceed, rise above
transcendentalism :p
umbrage
noun-offense, resentment
unctuous
adj-trying to hard to be smooth. excessively smooth.