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Vocab 11 highschool NotreDame 2

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jaded
dulled or satiated by overindulgence; worn out or wearied, as by overwork or overuse; fagged; fatigued
lurid
grim, grisly, gruesome, hideous, horrible, horrid, macabre
meritorious
commendable, creditable, deserving, estimable, exemplary, honorable, laudable
petulant
bad-tempered, cantankerous, crabbed, cranky, cross, disagreeable, fretful
prerogative
appanage, perquisite, right, command, control, domination, dominion
provincial
adj. 1. Of or relating to a province. 2. Of or characteristic of people from the provinces; not fashionable or sophisticated: "Well-educated professional women ... made me feel uncomfortably provincial" (J.R. Salamanca). 3. Limited in perspective; narrow and self-centered. n. 1. A native or inhabitant of the provinces. 2. A person who has provincial ideas or habits.
simulate
duplicate, imitate, replicate, reproduce, counterfeit, feign, pretend
transcend
overreach, overrun, overstep, surpass, best, better, exceed
umbrage
dudgeon, huff, miff, pique, resentment, ruffled, feathers, penumbra,
unctuous
fulsome, oily, oleaginous, sleek, smarmy, adipose, fat