Life Is Good Why Do We Feel Bad

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Created Sep 7, 2009
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outbreak (n)
 
sth that suddenly starts to happen
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 joviality (n)
 
the state of being happy and behaving in a cheerful way
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beam (v)
 
have a big smile on the face
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grin (v)
 
smily broadly
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smirk
 
smile in an unpleasant way, often because one believes that they have gained an advantage over...
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perk up (v)
 
become cheerful and lively after feelling tired, bored or depressed
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scepticism
 
great doubt about whether sth is true or useful
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incivility (n)
 
rudeness
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apathy (n)
 
not seemingly interested in or enthusiastic about doing anything
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gloom (n)
 
feeling of sadness and lack of hope
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stark (adj)
 
harsh, unpleasant
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wretched (adj)
 
pitiable because one is in an unpleasant situation or has suffered or has suffered unpleasant...
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blast (v)
 
to explode, to suddenly surge
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stingy (adj) 
 
unwilling to spend money, mean
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ingrate (nO
 
sb who is ungrateful
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affluent (adj)
 
having a lot of money
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jump start (n)
 
The process of making something working quickly or effectively
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a cool million (exp)
 
a very large amount  or number
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prosaic (adj)
 
dull, uninteresting
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dejected (adj)
 
miserable, unhappy
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glum (adj)
 
sad and quiet because one is disappointed or unhappy about something


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