SAT 4

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SAT 4
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  1. bombastic
    given to pompous speech or writing
  2. ebullience
    intense enthusiasm
  3. exorbitant
    exceeding all bounds, as of custom or fairness
  4. exuberant
    full of unrestrained enthusiasm or joy
  5. embellish
    to ornament or decorate; to exaggerate
  6. flagrant
    extremely or deliberately shocking or noticeable
  7. gratuitous
    given freely; enearned; unneccesary
  8. lavish
    extravagant
  9. lugubrious
    mournful, dismal, or gloomy, especially to an exaggerated or ludicrous degree
  10. opulent
    displaying great wealth
  11. ornate
    elaborately decorated
  12. penchant
    a strong inclination or liking
  13. redundant
    needlessly repetitive
  14. ubiquitous
    being or seeming to be everywhere at the same time; omnipresent
  15. vicarious
    felt or undergone as if one were taking part in the experience or feelings of another
  16. vignette
    a short scene or story
  17. amalgam
    a combination of diverse elements; a mixture
  18. inundate
    to overwhelm as if with a flood; to swamp
  19. multifarious
    diverse; various
  20. multiplicity
    state of being various or mainfold; a great number
  21. alleviate
    to ease a pain or burden
  22. beneficial
    producing or promoting a favorable result; helpful
  23. cathartic
    relaxing after an emotional outburst
  24. curative
    able to heal or cure
  25. palliative
    relieving or sooting the symptoms of a disease or disorder without effecting a cure
  26. therapeutic
    having or exhibiting healing powers
  27. complement
    something that completes, goes with, or brings to perfection
  28. epitome
    a representative or example of a type
  29. felicitous
    admirably suited; apt
  30. belie
    to misrepresent or disguise
  31. debunk
    to expose untruths, shams, or exaggerated claims
  32. dubious
    doubtful; of unlikely authenticity
  33. duplicitout
    deliberately deceptive
  34. fabricate
    to make up in order to decieve
  35. fallacy
    a false notion
  36. mendacious
    lying; untruthful
  37. specious
    having the ring of truth or plausibility but actually false

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