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Flashcards in vocab list 5 11/23 Deck (14):
1

alleviate relieve

aussage

2

extravagance, luxury

decadence

3

argue strongly against something

expostulate

4

copy, imitate

simulate

5

wearied, tired

jaded

6

offensive

umbrage

7

exclusive right, privilege

prerogative

8

violent, lures someone in, draws attention

lurid

9

exceed, surpass, beyond

transcend

10

unsophisticated, rustic, less worthy

meritorious

11

official; authority to get a job

ex officio

12

invade, infiltrate, advance upon,

"don't infringe upon my rights"
infringe

13

rookie, inexperienced

callow

14

cranky, irritable

petulant