The message of the card was rather ______ so I put it back and looked for a less sentimental one.
The _____ presence of the the moose in downtown Portland caused much excitement.
He sat on the surfboard and watched the next set of waves ______ toward shore.
The army tried a / an ______ daylight attack on the castle, which surpised the enemy.
The news nowadays often seem designed to _____ the audience rather than inform them.
The dog was ______ by the scent of the cooking steak and sat waiting hopefully by the stove.
Many adults can become quite ______ when remembering their childhood, forgetting that it wasn't always pleasant.
The plan was _____, so we had to try something else.
My Uncle lives in a lovely ______ village in Vermont.
His polite greeting was ______ by the stranger, who ignored him and walked past.
Despite development, much of Alaska remains a /an ______ wilderness.
I was able to begin running again after a long ______ from my broken leg.
The dog's _____ howl echoed through the neighborhood as his family headed off for a walk without him.
Our coach's joking made us laugh, which helped _____ our anxiety before the big game
As his long, boring story rambled on, I tried to _____ interest so as not to be impolite.
She received her doctrate after completing her ____ on the eating habits of Pleistocene period insects.
His _____ behavior during questioning made him a prime suspect for the theft
The ______ began to work quickly, reducing the pain from my headache.
After the divorce, he became ______ for period of months.
The teacher allowed us to _____ on the question for a few minutes before beginning the discussion.
The famine had left the people sick and ______.
The huge pile of homework put me in a / an ______ mood.
With all the additives put in food, it is hard to find something to eat that is completely _____.
The hikers had to ________ along the muddy trail for two hours to reach the campsite.
I decided to contact a local Muslim _____ with my question about Islam.
She had difficulty deciding between wearing her _____ dress or the one that was a brighter shade of purple.
The call to prayer echoed across town from the balcony of the ________.