The Lottery Vocab<br />
remnant<br />Definition<br />remaining; yet left<br />Example<br />This bucket is full of fabric remnants.<br />
illicit<br />Definition<br />not permitted or allowed; prohibited; unlawful; <br />Example<br />What kinds of activities a...
profusely<br />Definition<br />abundantly<br />Example<br />On the hot day, I was sweating profusely.<br />
reprimands<br />Definition<br />Lecture or rebuke<br />Example<br />As a teenager, I grew tired of all my mother’s reprima...
jovial<br />Definition<br />Good-natured; jolly<br />Example<br />Everyone wants to be around jovial people.<br />
hesitation<br />Definition<br />indecision in speech or action<br />Example<br />The woman hesitated before going on an on...
paraphernalia<br />Definition<br />appendages; ornaments; finery; equipments<br />Example<br />A good set of knives is ess...
perfunctory<br />Definition<br />hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough<br />Example<br />Danny completed his...
defiantly<br />Definition<br />Rebelliously<br />Example<br />Carrie stood up to her boss defiantly, only to find she had ...
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The lottery vocab

  1. 1. The Lottery Vocab<br />
  2. 2. remnant<br />Definition<br />remaining; yet left<br />Example<br />This bucket is full of fabric remnants.<br />
  3. 3. illicit<br />Definition<br />not permitted or allowed; prohibited; unlawful; <br />Example<br />What kinds of activities are illicit at school?<br />
  4. 4. profusely<br />Definition<br />abundantly<br />Example<br />On the hot day, I was sweating profusely.<br />
  5. 5. reprimands<br />Definition<br />Lecture or rebuke<br />Example<br />As a teenager, I grew tired of all my mother’s reprimands, although I probably deserved them.<br />
  6. 6. jovial<br />Definition<br />Good-natured; jolly<br />Example<br />Everyone wants to be around jovial people.<br />
  7. 7. hesitation<br />Definition<br />indecision in speech or action<br />Example<br />The woman hesitated before going on an online-dating site.<br />
  8. 8. paraphernalia<br />Definition<br />appendages; ornaments; finery; equipments<br />Example<br />A good set of knives is essential paraphernalia in a cook’s kitchen.<br />
  9. 9. perfunctory<br />Definition<br />hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough<br />Example<br />Danny completed his chores in a perfunctory manner, just trying to get his wife off his back.<br />Lipsinging is considered perfunctory.<br />
  10. 10. defiantly<br />Definition<br />Rebelliously<br />Example<br />Carrie stood up to her boss defiantly, only to find she had lost her job.<br />

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