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jaded - tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
garbled - mixed up; jumbled; distorted; V. garble: mix up or distort (a message) to such an extent as to make misleading or unintelligible
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
badinage - teasing conversation; banter; joking talk
default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.
surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross
prophetic - of a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet
appraise - estimate value of; N. appraisal
retort - quick sharp reply; V.
decree - authoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree