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the elderly man was a_______ in the criminal's scheme
dupe
decourous
opposite- ill-behaved
magnamious
stingy
Juliana's _____________ was discovered and it cost her Patrick's friendship.
deception
A newspaper reporter must be______ to be successful.
inquisitive
Ron was so shy that his great-aunts___________ greeting embarrassed him
effusive
aloofness
restraint
abstemious
opposite-excessive
The supreme court can________ a deicision made by a lower court
abrogate
adulation
opposite- scorn
felicitous
opposite-unsuitable
Greg was a perfect gentlemen at the governor's ball, you certainly could not accuse him of any ____________
impropriety
condescending
snobbish
lamentable
inspiring, deserving
acquit: convict
lose: gain
reprimand:mischeif
praise:heroism
seclusion
solitude
vengeance
to punish someone for wrong doing
The rotor of the helicopter is supported and stabilized by the _________.
outrigger
boisterous
calm
adieu
farewell, goodbye
My aunt clucked with________ when she dropped a stitch of her knitting and had to begin all over again
exasperation
belligerent
passive
tact
diplomacy
Tom looked forward to his first experience as a sky diver with more _______rather than anticipation or excitement
trepidation
This new ____________ will cobine grinding and polishing
apparatus
urbane
sauve
convivial
festive
lamentable
regret
contrite
regretful
From Jaun's _______ response, i could not tell if he was pleased with how he did on the exam
laconic
impertinent
oppoisite- respectful
evasive
forthright
aloof
opposite- friendly
esteem
opposite-contempt
I wish he would take time to consider the situation rationally instead of reacting in such a _______ way to every crisis.
visceral
The defense attorney has enough evidence to________the prosecutor's accusation
refute
vindictive
oppposite-forgiving
It is odd how onew twin can be so calm while the oither is so ___________
volatile
mercurial
opposite- steady
abhor
opposite-love