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accord
agreement
Mr. President have you signed the agreement
complaisant
willing to please adj
CAMP + PLEASANT Please is hidden in the word
prolific
very productive (adj)
PROduction's TerrIFIC
vaunted
receiving excessive praise
ADJ
The word implies that something or someone has a greater reputatiopn than is deserved.
To vaunt means to brag about something, BUT THE ADJ VALUNTED IS USED MORE OFTEN
verdant
covered with green vegetation
ADJ
Latin word verdis means GREEN.
VERMONT comes from the French word "green mountains"
caricature
a humorous portrait that exxagerates particular features
character
extol
to praise or speak highly of
To extol something means to put it on a pedestal
jocular
describing someone who enjoys joking
jocular and joke derived from the same root word
panegyric
detailed or elaborate praise
speech praising someone
Dude, the gyso is almost as awsome as Van Halens first Album
garish
overly bright or colorful
adj
Synonyms--flashy/gaudy
GLARINGISH
ALL THREE WORDS INDICATE SOMETHING IN POOR TASTE
HORDE
a large crowd or a large group that travels. The main idea is that members are all moving around and causing trouble noun
HOw cRowDEd
Maybe the horde is in the Ford.
inundate
to flood or overwhelm with something verb
The celebrity could be inundated with requests for interviews.
litany
a repetitive list noun
also means a type of prayer
LIsT mANY
prattle
to talk alot without saying much
rampant
widespread, unrestrained adj
Related to rampage -wild spree of violence
Rampant can also describe an animal rearing on its hind legs