Refusing to let the enemy see how deeply shaken he was by his capture, the prisoner kept his face _______________.
The student thought her _______________ would make her sound smart, but neither the class nor the teacher bought it.
The 1930s and 1940s saw the collapse of UK _______________ and the consolidation of the United States' _______________ over a new international economic system.
Some talk-show hosts are so _______________ that their guests can't get a word in edgewise.
_______________ phrases are ones that have been so overused that they have become meaningless, like "a stitch in time saves nine."
A _______________ is a long, forceful speech that someone makes to try and persuade other people to accept their opinions.
Deeply _______________, Jean Genet deliberately set out to shock conventional theatergoers with his radical plays.
Discarded by the press, the _______________ Mrs Ullman walked slowly back to the Tube station, still reeling from her brief moment of TV fame.
Typically, partygoers are _______________; hermits are not.
The Workers' Coalition experienced the _______________ of total defeat in the last election.