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approbation
the expression of approval of favorable opinion, praise , official approval,
assuage
to make easier or milder, relieve, to quit, calm, to put an end to, appease, satisfy, quench
coalition
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decadence
decline, decay, or deterioration, a condition or period of decline or decay, exccessive self indulgence
elicit
to draq forth, brung out from some source
expostulate
to attempt to dissuade someone from some course or decision by earnest reasoning
hackneyed
used so often as to lack freshness or originality
hiatus
a gap, opening, break
innuendo
a hint, inderect suggestion, or refrence
intercede
to plead on behalf of someone else to serve as a third party or go-between in a disagreement
jaded
wearied, wornout dulled
lurid
causing shock, horror, or revulsion, sensational, pale or sallow in color, terrible or passionate in intensityu olack of restrain
meritorious
worthy deserving recognition and praise
petulant
peevish, annoyed by trifles, easily irritated and upset
unctuous
excessivly smooth or smug, trying to hard to ve and ipression of earnestness, sinceerity, or piety, fatty ,oily, pliable