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Approbation

승인, 찬성, 동의, 칭찬

n. the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; official approval

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Assuage

(안 좋은 감정등을) 누그러뜨리다, (기분을) 만족시키다, (갈증을) 풀다

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

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Coalition

(둘 이상의 정당으로 구성된) 연립정부, (정치적인) 연합체,

n. a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose

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Decadence

타락, 퇴폐

n. decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of decline or decay; excessive self-indulgence

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Elicit

(정보, 반응등을 어렵게) 끌어내다, 캐내다

v. to draw forth, bring out from some source (such as another person)

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Expostulate

훈계하다, 충고를 주어 설득시키다

v. to attempt to dissuade someone from some course or decision by earnest reasoning

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Hackneyed

진부한

adj. used so often as to lack freshness or originality

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Hiatus

(행동의) 중단, (특히 말이나 글에서 무엇인가가 빠진) 틈, 틈새

n. a gap, opening, break (in sense of having an element missing)

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Innuendo

빗대어 하는말, 힌트, 빈정거림

n. a hint, indirect suggestion, or reference (often in a derogatory sense)

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Intercede

(~을 위해) (~에게) 탄원하다, 청하다

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

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Jaded

싫증난, 질린 (너무 많이 해봐서)

(adj) wearied, worn-out, dulled (in a sense of being satiated by excessive indulgence)

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Lurid

충격적인, 끔찍한, 센세이셔널한, 야한

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

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Meritorious

칭찬할만한

(adj) worthy, deserving recognition and praise

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Petulant

심술을 부리는, 심통나는, 짜증내는

(adj) peevish, annoyed by trifles, easily irritated and upset

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Prerogative

특권, 특혜

n. a special right or privilege; a special quality showing excellence

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Provincial

(수도를 제외한) 지방의, 소심한, 편협한, 촌티나는

(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

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Simulate

~ 하는 척하다, 모의 실험하다 (시뮬레이션하다), 따라하다

v. to make a pretense of, imitate; to show the outer signs of

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Transcend

초월하다, 한계를 넘다

v. to rise above or beyond, exceed

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Umbrage

(나무에 의해 생긴) 그림자, 나뭇잎, 낙엽, 불쾌, 분개, 의심

n. shade cast by trees; foliage giving shade; an overshadowing influence or power; offense, resentment; a vague suspicion

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Unctuous

(말, 행동이) 번지르르한, 잘보이거나 잘나보이려고 애쓰는

(adj) excessively smooth or smug; trying too hard to give an impression of earnestness, sincerity, or piety; fatty, oily; pliable