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Unfavorable, negative; working against, hostile
adverse
Some people suffer an ____________ reaction if eating peanut butter
extremely dry; uninteresting, dull
arid
Crops won't grow if the climate is too _________.
A person who attacks violently
assailant
The jogger was injured by an unknown _______________.
a large wave, to rise or swell like a wave
billow
The ocean __________ rose and fell.
to meet face to face, especially as a challenge; come to grips with
confront
In court, defendants can ___________ their accusers in a controlled setting.
to force, compel; to restrain, hold back
constrain
You can't __________ me against my will.
belonging to the same period of time as oneself; a person of the same time
contemporary
His novel used a _____________ style.
to portray; to represent or show in the form of a picture
depict
The painter chose to _______ a plain prarie landscape.
fair minded, free from selfish motives; indifferent
disinterested
A judge must remain _________ in order to render an evenhanded and logical decision.
to encircle, go or reach around; to enclose; to include with a certain group or class
encompass
Oceans ______ about three fourths of the surface of our planet.