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VCMS MrsG Vocab Lesson 20
Terms in this set (23)
to lower oneself to do something; condescend
angry at something thought to be wrong or unfair
expressing or feeling thankfulness
to lose value or worth
to criticize; to blame
to remove offensive material from
a side or level of something
The ______ muscles of the professional wrestler scared away many people who would otherwise have fought him.
The number of miles that Jack can run is _______ with his level of physical fitness.
If my self-important cousin even ______ to join me for dinner, I will be very surprised.
Mr. Landry claimed that his newspaper article had been ______ by the government because it contained sensitive information.
The worth of the silver plate has _______ , rather than increased, with time.
Quentin would never ______ his friend Max in public, even if he strongly disapproved of Max's actions.
Although Georgia used to admire Jonathan, she now feels nothing but _______ for him.
The _______ customer refused to pay for the damaged package and said he would never shop at the store again.
We must examine every _______ of the problem before we can truly understand it.
Leigh told us several times how _______ she was that we agreed to baby-sit at the last minute.
Barney did not seem ______ of our effort to get him out of jail; in fact, he did not even ______ to speak to us.
A(n) ______ amount of work was required to fix up the house, which had _____ in value as it had fallen apart.
An attempt by the newspaper to ______ the popular columnist for anti-government writings prompted several readers to write______ letters.
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