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disturbing
His words disturbed me. They were _____.
challenging
The test challenge us. It was ______.
divisive
These conversations divide people. They are very ____.
picky
She picks a few things and says no everything else. She's really ____.
avoidable
We could have avoided this mistake. It was _____.
apparently
The lesson appears to be finished. ______ the lesson is finished.
luxurious
There's luxury everywhere. It's a _____ place.
indestructible
You can't destroy it. It's _____.
revolutionary
He wants a revolution. He has some _____ ideas.
provable
It can be proved. It's _____.
sympathetic
He showed a lot of sympathy. He was very ______.
truthful
She didn't tell the truth. She wasn't _____.
abusive
He abused her. His actions were ____.
notable
It's worth noting. It's _____.
argumentative
He argues a lot. He's really _____.
comparatively
Compared to the average, it was good. It was _____ good.
inedible
You can't eat it. It's _____.
provocative
He just wanted to provoke you. He wanted to be _____.
introductory
Write a sentence to introduce your topic. Write an _____ sentence.
shiny
The car is so clean that is shines! It's really ____!
influential
This book influenced many people. It was very _____.
seemingly
It seemed to be a good idea. It was a _____ good idea.
disastrous
It was a disaster. It was a _____ mistake.
worthless
It's not worth anything. It's _____.
undeniable
You can't deny it. It's ______.
structural
It damaged the structure of the building. It caused ____ damage.
protective
His parents want to protect him all the time. They're really ____.
unbearable
I can't bear this pain. It's ______.
preventable
The disease can be prevented. It's _____.
trusting
My dog trusts everyone. He's very _____.
inclusive
We want to include everyone. We want to be _____.
distracting
The noise really distracted me. It was really _____.
nasal
It's for your nose. It's ____ spray.
selective
Select carefully. Be _____.
apologetic
I tried to apologise. I tried to be ____.
cooperative
They cooperated well. They were _____.
tragic
It was a tragedy. It was really ____.
smoky
There's a lot of smoke in here. It's really ____.
unidentifiable
It can't be identified. It's _____.
inventive
He's good at inventing solutions. He's really _____.
costly
My mistake cost a lot. It was a _____ mistake.
mysterious
It's a mystery. It's a _____ situation.
appealing
Your offer appeals to me. It's an _____ offer.
overwhelming
All my work overwhelms me sometimes. Sometimes my work is ______.
walkable
You can walk there. The distance is _____.
linguistic
He's great at languages. He's a _____ genius.
discouraging
Their comments really discouraged me. They were really ______.
theoretically
In theory it's a good idea. _____, it's a good idea.
noticeable
I noticed the changes. The changes were _____.
demanding
My boss demands a lot. She's really _____.
statistical
This evidence is from statistics. It's _____ evidence.
variable
The exchange rate varies a lot. It's very _____.
receptive
The audience received the performance well. They were a _____ audience.
repairable
You can't repair the car. It's not _____.
observant
Sherlock Holmes observed everything. He was very ____.
convincing
His argument convinced me. It was _____.
genetic
It depends on your genes. It's _____.
systematic
It's based on a system. It's a _____ approach.
considerate
She always considers others. She's very _____.
parliamentary
It has a parliament. It's a _____ democracy.
logical
I can see your logic. It's a ____ argument.
unresponsive
He isn't responding. He is _____.
wavy
Her hair is in waves. Her hair is ____.
doubtful
I doubt that you are right. I'm _____.
unmentionable
I can't mention this topic. It's _____.
strategic
This is our strategy. We made a _____ decision.
workable
It can't work. It's not a _____ solution.
inexplicable
I can't explain it. It's _____.
unsayable
I can't say that. It's _____.
rusty
There's rust on the fence. It's ____.
muddy
They're covered in mud. They are ____.
undesirable
Nobody desires this outcome. It's ______.
chaotic
My day was full of chaos. I had a _____ day.
testing
It really tested me. It was a _____ experience.
manageable
We can manage all the tasks. They are ____.
fearless
He has no fear. He's ____.
applicable
We can apply the rule in this situation. It's _____.
partially
I agree with part of your argument. I _____ agree.
traumatic
It caused a lot of trauma. It was a _____ experience.
unreachable
I can't reach it. It's _____.
compulsory
We were compelled to do it. It was _____.
rewarding
My work rewards me financially. It's financially _____.
historical
It really happened in history. It was a _____ event.
athletic
He's a great athlete. He's a really ____ guy.
debatable
This topic can be debated. It's _____.
tribal
The tribes are fighting. It's a ____ conflict.
bumpy
There are lots of bumps on the road. The roads are very _____.
expectant
She's expecting a baby. She's an _____ mother.
forceful
His speech had force. It was a ____ speech.
irresistible
I can't resist it. It's ______!