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  1. Innuendo
  2. Provincial
  3. Unctuous
  4. Simulate
  5. Umbrage
  1. a (adj.) Excessively smooth or smug; trying too hard to give an impression of earnestness, sincerity, or piety; fatty, oily; pliable
  2. b (n.) Shade cast by trees; foliage giving shade; an overshadowing influence or power; offense, resentment; a vague suspicion
  3. c (adj.) 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; (n.) a person with a narrow point of view; a person from an outlying area; a soldier from a province or colony
  4. d (v.) To make a pretense of, imitate; to show the outer signs of
  5. e (n.) A hint, indirect suggestion, or reference (often in a derogatory sense)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (v.) To rise above or beyond, exceed
  2. (v.) To plead on behalf of someone else; to serve as a third party or go-between in a disagreement
  3. (n.) A special right or privilege; a special quality showing excellence
  4. (adj.) Used so often as to lack freshness or originality
  5. (adj.) Wearied, worn-out, dulled (in the sense of being satiated by excessive indulgence)

5 True/False questions

  1. Lurid(adj.) Wearied, worn-out, dulled (in the sense of being satiated by excessive indulgence)

          

  2. Approbation(n.) A special right or privilege; a special quality showing excellence

          

  3. Hiatus(n.) A gap, opening, break (in the sense of having an element missing)

          

  4. Elicit(adj.) Causing shock, horror, or revulsion; sensational; pale or sallow in color; terrible or passionate in intensity or lack of restraint

          

  5. Petulatant(v.) To make a pretense of, imitate; to show the outer signs of