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Flashcards in SAT- J Deck (16):
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Jaded

tired by excess or overuse, slightly cynical

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Jargon

nonsensical talk, specialized language

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Jeopardize

expose to injury

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Jest

to act playfully

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Jettison

to discard, to get rid of as unnecessary or encumbering

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Jingoism

belligerent support of one's country

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Jocular

playful, humorous

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Jollity

cheerfulness, liveliness, celebration

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Jubilation

joy, celebration

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Judicious

sensible, showing good judgment

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Juggernaut

huge force destroying everything in its path

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Juncture

point of time, especially where two things are joined

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Junta

a small governing body, especially after a revolutionary seizure of power

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Jurisprudence

philosophy of law

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Justify

to prove valid

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Juxtaposition

side-by-side placement