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Day 5 Wordmasters

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Paradox a statement, proposition, or situation that seems to be absurd or contradictory, but in fact is or may be true
Pop culture popular current culture
Whimsical slightly odd or playfully humorous, especially in an endearing way
Folksy simple and unsophisticated in the tradition of folk crafts or folklore
Colloquial appropriate to, used in, or characteristic of spoken language or of a writing that is used to create the effect of conversation
Improbable not likely to happen or to be true
Hyperbole delibarate and obvious exaggeration used for effect, "i could eat a million of these"
Indiscriminate making no careful distinctions or choices
Abomination an object of intense disaproval or dislike
Tone a sound with a distinctive quality
Phenomenon something that is out of the ordinary and excites people's interest and curiosity
Created by: msiron2000