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

3 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

4 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

5 ch?q=define+proud&FORM=DTPDIA 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

6 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. wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn Kelly Dillon

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

8 Contemptuous I don't know that guy, but he just gave me a contemptuous look. manifesting, feeling, or expressing deep hatred or disapproval : feeling or showing contempt adj s/bordering-Virginia-counties-District.htm Maria Metzger

9 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:

10 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

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

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

13 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

14 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. bxITb7vNoT48AaxkoDEBg&sa=N&start=36&ndsp=18 By: Haley Fisher

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

17 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. content/uploads//2010/09/curse2_thumb.gif ald Myles King

18 Definition: Adjective: Obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree.. Ex: They were served by obsequious waiters CfXz9qJvo/S3LzoZY2rNI/AAAAAA AAAoc/SvFiO3FmBZ4/s400/waiter +holland+america+line+2.jpg Pronunciation: / ə b ˈ sēkwē ə s/ Emily Gaines

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

20 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/c ynical 07/16/underwhelmed-in-food-storage- part-7-of-8/skeptical/

21 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 : / / Fanciful [fan-si-fuhl] - Alexus Furlong


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