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LOTF Vocab 1 Sentence Completions

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sagacious
The ______ tribal elder had much advice to share based on his many years of experience.
discursive
Although I paid a great deal of attention to the debate, the _____ dialogue really confused me because it moved so rapidly from one topic to another without organization.
leviathan
The whale may be seen as the ____ of sea creatures because of its enormous size.
incantation
Snape muttered a(n) _____ under his breath, which Hermione and Ron believe was meant to curse Harry Potter.
ebullient
On the day of her wedding, nothing could stop Sharon from feeling _____.
sinewy
The man was able to lift a lot of weight with his ___ legs.
vicissitudes
Some say that we must go through ___ in life to become a stronger person.
myriad
If you are going to Paris for your vacation, you will find ____ attractions you can visit.
specious
Although he could not deliver on them, the salesman made us several _____ promises.
enmity
Because the two brothers are both in love with the same girl, there is a great deal of ____ between them.
bastion
While the library was once a ___of knowledge through reading, today many libraries spend the majority of their funds on electronic resources.
decorous
After Amy had several glasses of wine, she abandoned her ____ behavior and became extremely offensive.