Vocabulary Workshop Unit 6 Level C Notecards with ' and syn., ant.
(adj., part.) embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed ant. unembarrassed, unashamed
(adj.) withdrawn, standing apart from others (usually as a matter of choice) syn. distant, cold, standoffish ant. invovled, sociable
(n.) great mental suffering, distress, or pain; (v.) to be deeply tormented by pain or sorrow syn. (n.) misery, woe, torment ant. (n.) joy, delight, peace of mind
(v.) to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fit together into a system;(adj.) able to use language effectively; expressed clearly and forcefully syn. (v.) enunciate, expound; (adj.) glib, eloquent ant. (adj.) tongue-tied, mumbled, incoherent
(v.) to be in, or expose oneself to, pleasant warmth; to take pleasure in or derive enjoyment from syn. wallow, revel
(n.) de'-fect (v.) de-fect'
(n.) An imperfection, flaw, or blemish of some kind; (v.) to desert a cause or organization
(n.) delicate skill; tact and cleverness; (v.) to accomplish something by cleverness, good judgment, or skillful evasion syn. (n.) delicacy, subtlety ant. (n.) clumsiness, awkwardness
(v.) to wave or flutter showily; to display in a conceited, offensive way syn. show off, parade ant. hide, downplay