5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a v. to rule over arbitrarily or tyrannically
- b refuse to accept
- c the customary code of polite behavior in society or among members of a particular profession or group
- d institute, enact, or establish
- e to laugh in a half-suppressed way, a disrespectful laugh, laugh quietly
5 Multiple choice questions
- Characterized by strictness, severity, or harshness, as in dealing with people, rules, or discipline; severely exact or accurate; precise
- A ruler or person who has complete power and uses it in cruel or unjust ways.
- (n.) the strength needed to keep going or overcome physical or mental strain; staying power
- N: imperfect, incomplete, slight, superficial; SYN: scrappy, shallow, skimpy; ANT; perfected with no mistakes; SEN: McDonalds' meals are always so gross and _____!
- (v.) To look down on with scorn; to mock or insult by words or manner. (n.) A scornful look; a mocking or insulting remark.
5 True/False questions
faux pas → n. a slip in manners or conduct; a social blunder
amicable → courage and fortitude
derelict → v. To make into law, as by legislative act.
shirk → (v.) to avoid or get out of doing work, neglect a duty; to sneak, slink
lax → v. To make into law, as by legislative act.