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1 RAPTURE The state of being transported by a lofty emotion
- “listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture” – Charles Dickens Emily Certain Dictionary.com

2 Repugnance Horror, repulsion, revulsion, incompatibility, inconsistency Used in a sentence : The smell of rotting flesh though to humans is repugnant to some scavenger type insects it is an attraction. Dictionary.com Picture source: Veronika Matthews

3 Narcissism (nahr-siz-uhm)- self love: an exceptional interest in and admiration for yourself
The boy staring in the mirror at himself was full of narcissism. Heather Johnson

4 triumphantly joyful: feeling or expressing great delight over a
JUBILANT ju·bi·lant  triumphantly joyful: feeling or expressing great delight over a success, achievement, or victory Ex: The Cats were jubilant after the game. By: Kelli Reece 4

5 Vexation Definition: noun
annoyance: anger produced by some annoying irritation irritation: the psychological state of being irritated or annoyed concern: something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness; "New York traffic is a constant concern"; "it's a major worry" annoyance: the act of troubling or annoying someone Example: Jonny’s problems and vexations were really putting a toll on his everyday life. Kelly Dillon wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn

6 Quizzical Adjective Mildly teasing or mocking; expressive of puzzlement, curiosity, or disbelief; comically quaint: a quizzical remark. Used in a sentence: She raised a quizzical eyebrow when she saw what he was wearing. Source: Webster.com and Photo.net Allison Key

7 Contemptuous adj. manifesting, feeling, or expressing deep hatred or disapproval : feeling or showing contempt I don't know that guy, but he just gave me a contemptuous look. Maria Metzger

8 Zeal By: Kori Renick Noun
Definition: Passionate ardor in the pursuit of anything; eagerness in favor of a person or cause; ardent and active interest; being engaged; enthusiasm. Used in a sentence: A zeal for liberty is sometimes an eagerness to subvert with little care what shall be established Source:

9 Abhorrence Noun A feeling of extreme repugnance or aversion; utter loathing; abomination Used in sentence: Her abhorrence of cinnamon made her avoid drinking the spiced cider. Source: dictionary.com and thefreedictionary.com

10 Morose (adj.[muh-rohs])
1.Gloomily or sullenly ill-humored, as a person or mood. 2.Characterized or expressing gloom. (http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/morose) The emotional trauma from the earthquake was evidenced by the child’s morose countenance. Image courtesy of Christopher Ellis

11 Turgid -adjective; tur-jid -overemphasized, pompous, excess, swollen
By: David Shircliff Turgid -adjective; tur-jid -overemphasized, pompous, excess, swollen -The cow was turgid after having been hit by the car.

12 Vehement [vee-uh-muhnt]
adj. characterized by rancor or anger; violent: vehement hostility. marked by great energy or exertion; strenuous: Rancor - bitter, rankling resentment or ill will; hatred; malice. "The vehement actions of the criminal required the SWAT team to use extreme force." Cody Lyles

13 Pronunciation: [sat-er-nahyn]
By: Haley Fisher Pronunciation: [sat-er-nahyn] –adjective Definition: sluggish in temperament; gloomy; taciturn(reluctant to join in conversation; inclined to silence) Sentence: The sky was saturnine as the storm approached.

14 Elegiac 1. Used in, suitable for, or resembling an elegy
― adjective 1. Used in, suitable for, or resembling an elegy (Elegy: a sad or mournful musical composition) 2. Expressing sorrow or lamentation Synonyms: melancholy, sorrowful, mournful, sad (Dictionary.com) When she saw the remains of her home after the fire, she became unquestionably elegiac. Alana Alexander

15 Sanguine [sang-gwin] Cheerfully optimistic, hopeful, or confident
-Dictionary.com My friend is very sanguine in temperament. Austin Benedict

16 Ribald Adjective rib-uh ld;
vulgar or indecent in speech, language, etc.; coarsely mocking, abusive, or irreverent; scurrilous. The congressmen could hardly bear to eat at the same table as the ribald man who flung vulgar terms about casually. Myles King

17 Obsequious Pronunciation: /əbˈsēkwēəs/ Definition:
Emily Gaines Pronunciation: /əbˈsēkwēəs/ Definition: Adjective: Obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree. . Ex: They were served by obsequious waiters

18 UPROARIOUS –adjective 1. characterized by or in a state of uproar; tumultuous. 2. making an uproar; confused and noisy, as an assembly, person, etc. Uproar: a state of violent and noisy disturbance, as of a multitude; turmoil. The crowd was uproarious after the three tied-up the game for an overtime. Shelby Briggs

19 Cynical Melissa Shirley
adj. Believing or showing the belief that people are motivated chiefly by base or selfish concerns; skeptical of the motives of others A cynical dismissal of the politician's promise to reform the campaign finance system. Sources:http://www.answers.com/topic/cynical

20 Fanciful [fan-si-fuhl] - Alexus Furlong
Fanciful (adj) - 1.imaginary: based on imagination or dreams 2. led by fancy rather than by reason and experience 3.Showing invention or whimsy in design; imaginative. "A fanciful pattern with intertwined vines and flowers" Source : 20


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