not cheerful or uplifting
describes something you can't see through
It may take hard work to achieve your _________________.
a plea or prayer
Even though he was grounded, he hoped his parents would ___________ and let him go to the dance.
When Santa Claus entered the kindergarten classroom, his presence caused quite a _________.
Someone with this quality would be happy to give to people in need.
My grandfather's stories contain so many _____________ details that it takes him forever to get to the main point.
Scrooge was described as a _______________ old sinner because of his greed.
describes your cheeks after being out in the cold, for example
Scrooge's nephew felt that Christmas deserved ______________ because it's a sacred holiday.
When his teacher told him he earned a perfect score, he was ________________, because he had hardly studied at all.
The boy's __________________ humming during class was getting on everyone's nerves.
People with strong character will _____________ through tough times.
He had to mow the old lady's lawn as ______________ for breaking her window.
Scrooge's nephew is ______________ toward his uncle and gives him a friendly greeting.
Certain religious beliefs require ______________ from alcohol.
The bank teller had to ______________ the $100 bill to see if it might be counterfeit.
People who keep learning and trying new things even as they get older can prevent their lives from becoming _____________.
The boy was scared of the __________________ figure that lurked in the corner of the haunted house.
opposite of loving
principles or rules of behavior
Natural disasters such as floods and hurricanes often leave people ____________.
If you ___________ in the hallway, you may be late for class.