Always over-modest, he _______________ his contribution to the local charity.
She experienced the _______________ effects of running a marathon without stretching her muscles enough beforehand.
Con artists take advantage of the _______________ of inexperienced investors to swindle them out of their savings.
The bullies _______________ the foreign student's accent.
It's a shame that such a beautiful area has been _______________ by a rubbish dump.
Though everyone else at the party was dancing and going crazy, she remained _______________.
His _______________ made him enter the abandoned gold mine despite the obvious dangers.
The founder of the Children's Defense Fund, Marian Wright Edelman, strongly _______________ the lack of financial and moral support for children in America today.
Late for the meeting, she cast a _______________ glance at the agenda.
They feared that the construction of a golf course would _______________ the preserved wilderness.