Vocabulary Power Plus Level 10 Lesson 9
Terms in this set (30)
v. to strive to be equal; to imitate
adj. dry and withered
v. to increase the value or beauty of something
adj. feeling regret for having committed some wrongdoing
adj. noble; generous in forgiving; free from petty feelings or acts
v. to work with another toward a goal
v. to confine; to retain in legal custody
adj. faultless; without sin or blemish
v. to summon forth
adj. without sense or meaning; silly
adj. exaggeratedly or insincerely polite
n. someone who chooses to live outside of, or renounce, his or her native country
adj. hatefully or shockingly evil
"Jonas _____ his older brother by pursuing a career in the same business."
"After two weeks without water, the _____ plant broke at the stem."
"The soft, shimmering moonlight _____ the beauty of the sparkling lake."
"The _____ child wishes she had never though of playing basebal near the greenhouse."
"Allowing the man who had insulted him to stay for dinner was a _____ gesture on Robert's part."
"The speach teacher constantly reminded her students to _____ their words carefully."
"The lyricalist and composer _____ on the stage musical."
"The police _____ Dave's car after they found traces of cocaine on the upholstery."
"Keith's appearance was _____, from his handsome shoes to his neatly combed hair."
"The comedian was unable to _____ much of a response from the crowd."
"Still dazed from the head injury, Catherine, made only _____ comments."
"The salesman kept calling me 'ma'am' in such an _____ tone that I did not trust him for a minute."
"Although T.S. Eliot was born in America, he was an _____ for most of his life and is often considered British."
"tHe lady's _____ hair was so tangled that it looked like Spanish moss."
"The jury was shocked by the young woman's _____ crimes."
v. to state clearly and distinctly; to pronounce
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