English 6- Vocabulary Unit 9/Sentences

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tint

By late September the leaves on the trees in my neck of the woods have begun to take on their normal autumn _________.

misrepresenting

Our "truth in advertising" laws are designed to discourage manufacturers from __________ the virtues of their products.

avenge

Next year, when we have a stronger, more experienced team, we hope to ________ the crushing defeat we have just suffered.

rendezvous

Two groups of hikers, setting out from different points, have planned a _________ at 4:00 at Eagle Rock.

cede

After being defeated in a war that lasted from 1846 to 1848, Mexico was forced to __________ vast territories to the U.S.

variable

You may like to live where the sun shines all the time, but I prefer a more ________ climate.

deluge

According to the Bible, Noah and his family were the only human beings to survive the great ________ that once engulfed the world.

impact

Even fans sitting high in the stands could hear the _______ when the big fullback crashed into the line.

verge

We believe that the world is now on the ________ of new and exciting developments that may dramatically change the way we live.

logical

Her argument was so ________ that she convinced us that her solution to the math problem was the correct one.

rotund

Uncle Eddie, with his ________ figure, is often called on to play Santa Claus.

saunter

Every eye was on us as we _______ down Main Street in our new outfits.

subordinate

As a young inexperienced employee, you cannot expect to hold more than a ________ job in that big company.

sluggish

After the heavy meal, we felt so _______ that we just sat in the living room and watched whatever was on TV.

outright

The impact of the head-on collision was so severe that the drivers of both vehicles were killed ________.

optional

We can hold down the cost of the new car we want to buy by not ordering ________ features.

intimidate

When they realized that sweet talk and flattery were getting them nowhere, they tried to _______ me into doing what they wanted.

liberated

Many older residences of Paris can still recall the day in 1944 when Allied troops ________ the city from German occupation.

discretion

Because of the lawyer's experience in legal matters, we left it to his ________ how to proceed with the case.

giddy

Many people say they become quite ________ when the look down from the top of a building.

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