Academic Vocabulary Words from Lesson 3 of the Level 2 Rev it Up! vocabulary series

reminisce

to recall the past, esp. fondly

laudable

Deserving praise

emulate

to imitate, follow an example

pretense

do or say something to make people believe something that is not true

callous

thick skinned or insensitive

muted

gentile and soft, not strong and bright

secular

nothing to do with religion

fanfare

a showy display celebrating someone or something important

exemplify

an outstanding example or something

adulation

a feeling of deep admiration or worship

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