HSPT Vocab #1
Terms in this set (20)
adj. distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote; standoffish.
adj., v. using language easily and fluently; having facility with words.
adj. desiring to help others; charitable.
adj. extraordinarily great in size, extent, or degree; gigantic; huge.
adj. showing or expressing contempt or disdain; scornful.
n. state of disorder; confusion.
v. to eject or throw out from the throat, mouth, or stomach; vomit.
n. a short trip or outing to some place, usually with the intention of a prompt return.
adj. shockingly noticeable or evident; obvious; glaring.
v. to warn in advance.
adj. engaging in fraud; deceitful.
v. to cause delay, interruption, or difficulty in; hamper; impede.
adj. free from spot or stain; spotlessly clean.
adj. skeptical; disbelieving.
adj. deficient in quantity or quality; lacking fullness or richness; scanty; inadequate.
adj. strange or odd, as appearance, dress, objects, ideas, or practices; bizarre.
n. one who practices philanthropy; one who seeks to promote the good of others.
v. authorized, approved, or allowed.
v. to cut off a part from a whole; to set or keep apart; divide or separate.
adj. unjustly cruel, harsh, or severe; arbitrary or oppressive.