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5 Matching questions

  1. umbrage
  2. provincial
  3. simulate
  4. decadence
  5. prerogative
  1. a to make a pretense of, imitate; to show the out signs of
  2. b shade cast by trees; foliage giving shade; an overshadowing influence or power; offence, resentment; a vague suspicion
  3. c decline, decay or deterioration; a condition or period of decline or decay; excessive self-indulgence
  4. d a special right or privelege; a special right or privilege; a speacial quality showing excellence
  5. e pertaining to an outlying area; local; narrow in mind or outlook, countrified in the sense of being limited and backward; of a simple, plain design that originated in the countryside; a person with a narrow point of view; a person from an outlying area; a soldier from a province or colony

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. worthy, deserving recognition and praise
  2. used so often as to lack freshness or originality
  3. a hint, indirect suggestion, or reference (often in a degogatory sense)
  4. excessively smooth or smug; trying too hard to give an impression of earnestness, sincerity, or piety, fatty, oily; pliable
  5. causing shock, horro, or revulsion; sensational; pale or sallow in color; terrible or passionate in intensity or lack of restraint

5 True/False questions

  1. approbationthe expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; official approval

          

  2. coalitiona combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose

          

  3. elicitcausing shock, horro, or revulsion; sensational; pale or sallow in color; terrible or passionate in intensity or lack of restraint

          

  4. intercedeto plead on behalf of someone else; to serve as a third party or go-between in a disagreement

          

  5. assuageto make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, appease, satisfy, quench