20 terms

Wordskills Unit 3 pg. 36

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aloof
apart, at a distance but in veiw
barbaric
uncivilized; wild; crude
bough
a large branch or limb of a tree
bound
covered or wrapped with a bandage
casually
informally
courteous
well-mannered, polite; considerate of others
dense
crowded, compact
dismay
a loss of courage when faced with trouble or danger
energetic
possessing or exerting or displaying energy
inanimate
not endowed with life
keen
sharp; quick in seeing, hearing, thinking; acute
languid
slow, sluggish, listless, weak
long
to feel a stong yearning
offensive
attacking, aggresive; unpleasant, disgusting; insulting
patronizing
helping someone but in a haughty or snobbish way
position
put into a certain place or abstract location
realistic
aware or expressing awareness of things as they really are
reluctant
hesitant; unwilling
sullenness
gloominess
surge
a sudden or abrupt strong increase