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20 Cards in this Set

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approbation
the expression of approval
assuage
to make easier or milder
coalition
a combination
decadence
decline, decay,
elicit
to draw forth, bring out from some source
expostulate
to attempt to dissuade someone from some course or decision
hackneyed
used so often as to lackfreshness
hiatus
a gap, opening, break
innuendo
a hint,indirect suggestion
intercede
to plead on behalf of someone else.
jaded
wearied, worn-out, dulled
lurid
causing shock,horror.
meritorious
worthy
petulant
peevish
preogative
special right or privilege
provincial
pertaining to an outlying area
simulate
to make a pretense
transcend
to rise above or beyond
umbrage
shade cast by trees
unctuous
exessively smooth or smug