Part 5 (scrutiny~torpid)
Terms in this set (37)
a careful look or examination, especially a critical one
to run or move with short hasty steps; to sink by putting holes in the bottom or sides
to keep apart or remove from contact with others
to keep apart from others; to take property until a debt has been paid or other legal claims have been settled
complete, total, and unmixed; very steep or straight up and down; so thin as to be transparent
bad, evil, or criminal; giving the impression that something harmful or evil will happen
a person who questions or doubts claims, ideas, etc.
not complete, clear, or detailed; worthy of caution or suspicion
to treat as unimportant or with disrespect
to smile or speak in a disrespectful or mocking way; to express dislike or disrespect
very serious or formal in manner or expression; sad, cheerless, and serious
showing concern or care; eager or anxious to do something
a feeling of unity between people who share the same interests, goals, etc.
very dirty and unpleasant; immoral or dishonest
very plain or empty in appearance; unpleasantly and sharply clear; complete, total, or unmixed
showing little or no change, movement, or progress; relating to electric charge that is built up on a surface
requiring or showing great energy and effort
to defeat and gain control and obedience
in a position of less power, authority, or importance
happening or coming after something else
ready to obey without question; less in importance; useful for a goal or purpose
to give evidence to support or prove the truth of a claim, idea, etc.
hard to notice or see, especially because of fine detail; clever in an indirect way; able to understand clearly
to make weaker or less effective; to secretly try to ruin or destroy a government, system, etc.
the right to vote in an election
unwilling to talk or be sociable; dark or gloomy
on the surface or outer part only; concerned only with appearance; not complete, deep, or thorough
easily affected, influenced, or harmed by
a feeling of agreement; a feeling of support; a feeling of sadness about another's misfortune, trouble, etc.
the process or result of combining different things into a connected whole
skill and sensitivity in dealing with others or with difficult issues
not directly or clearly related to the main part; relating to a tangent, where shapes touch at a single point
tight from being stretched; strained, tense, or not relaxed
too long, slow, dull, or tiresome
not done with confidence; not certain or definite
relating to the treatment of illness; producing a positive effect on health
not active, energetic, or excited