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Flashcards in W, X, Y, and Z Lists Vocabulary Deck (8):
1

jokester; punmaker

wag (n.)

2

the old-standard that is brought up every time (Christmas songs that are the same, wedding songs, etc.) (negative); same-old, same-hold

war-horse (not literally)

3

separate the good from the bad

winnow

4

an obsessive mania for foreign customs, traditions, manners, fashions, etc.

xenomania

5

hatred of foreign culture

xenophobia

6

unrefined, uneducated person

yahoo

7

the highest point of something

zenith

8

a Maori drum

zzxjoanw