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The lottery vocab
 

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