Chapter 9 Reading Guide

Created by anholbrook 

Upgrade to
remove ads

25 terms · The Battle of the Sexes

triggers

situations, people, and events that cause a person to feel an emotion

differentiation

a discrimination between things as different and distinct

secrete

place out of sight

belligerent

characteristic of an enemy or one eager to fight

elongated

having notably more length than width

contentious

involving or likely to cause controversy

dominant

exercising influence or control

culprit

the guilty person

ambiguous

having more than one possible meaning

migration

the movement of persons from one country or locality to another

debunked

to expose as false or exaggerated

empathy

sharing of feelings

arbitrary

Unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without regard for reason or fairness

entrenched

established firmly and securely

controversial

debatable

imperative

a mood that expresses an intention to influence the listener's behavior

causality

the relation between causes and effects

quest

the act of searching for something

consummated

to make perfect

muse

reflect deeply on a subject

euphoria

sense of great happiness or well-being

perceive

to become aware of through the senses

diminishes

make smaller, lessens, reduces

negotiate

discuss the terms of an arrangement

corrodes

Eat away/deteriates

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

NEW! Voice Recording

Click the mic to start.

Create Set