secret, mysterious. The marterial that is ____ to the students is easily understood by the professor.
simple objects showing human workmanship. After supplying the finishing touches, the craftsman set the ____ carefully on the shelf to dry.
to make amends. He ______ for his theft by repaying his victims.
immature, inexperienced. Rash and Hasty decisions are the mark impetuous, _____ youth.
loud noise or shouting. The _____ finally subside when the children went to bed.
to condone, or give approval. I do not _____ any form of cheating.
an aimless and superficial follower of the arts, a dabbler. The _____ could be seen at all the art exhibits though e was far from being an accomplished artist himself.
premonition of evil, an ominous omen. The black clouds overhead were a _____ sign of bad weather.
one who forfeits professional integrity in exchange for money or reward. Only a _____ would go to work for one of those offensive tabloids.
to interfere with or to obstruct the progress. While the hurricane has _____ the buildings construction, the builder feels that it can be completed on time.
not open to question or doubt. At the base of the experiment was a core of ______ knowledge.
critical or abusive language, violent abuse. As anger mounted, slander and _____ poured from his mouth.
one who tries to do good for mankind; lover of mankind. Ross Perot is a ______, donating money for many projects and causes.
something that comes before, forerunner. A good education is usually a ______ to finding a good job.
to take great pleasure or delight in. I ______ the thought of graduating from high school and getting out on my own.
the art of using words effectively in speaking or writing; inflated language. Freshmen composition is a course in _______.
strictness, severity. Calculus and physics are courses that reguire _______ in study habits.
sleepwalker. Many people with sleeping disorders are classified as _______.
to block, to present an obstacle. After hitting the golf ball into the rough, i could not shoot directly at the hole as i was _______.
moderately warm; lacking in passion, force, or animation. The girl enjoyed a _____ bath.
disheveled in appearance. When the child came to school, _____ and dirty, i became concerned.
lacking content; marked by a lack of intelligence. The girl's _______ statements labeled her as silly and immature.
changed in appearace by using or applying different colors. The _______ roses were not only beautiful, but were also extremely unusual.
forcefully expressing emotion or conviction. He ______ denied that he had said those harsh words.
one who embraces a cause and supports it with vigor. The man was known as a religious ______, as he never stopped trying to convert others to his beliefs.