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The ____________ man knocked over items as he walked through the narrow aisles of the store.
burly
The synonym for picky and hard to please.
finicky
The meaning of this noun is strong opposing.
defiance
Synonyms for this word are carefully and cautiously.
gingerly
The dog ____________ when his paw got stuck in the trap.
winced
The synonym for this word is thought up or developed.
devised
The synonym for this word is disappointed.
chagrined
The antonym for this is strong.
flimsy
He was ______________ a totem pole out of wood.
whittling
The backpackers went on a ______________ through the Appalachian Mountains.
expedition
This is another feeling word meaning envying or jealous.
begrudging
This word means something is being done in a sorrowful or sad way.
ruefully
The boy walked ________________ past the girl who fell off her bike; he didn't even look concerned.
nonchalantly
This word means out of shape and twisted.
contortions
The synonym for this word is provoked.
goaded
The mountain ____________ on the horizon.
loomed
Synonyms for this word are calm and tranquil.
placid
This word means run-down and likely to fall apart.
ramshackle
The meaning of this noun is strong opposing.
defiance
The antonym for spoiled rotten.
deprived
The antonym for this word is rude or not fun to be around.
genial
The ________________ sound came from inside the church.
bellowing
She ______________ , or smeared, paint on the canvas.
daubed
The parent ___________ yelled at the child for spilling her milk; the mom shouted without taking pity on the child because she had just told the child to stop playing with her food.
mercilessly
The _______________ guest yelled at his waitress for forgetting to bring the ketchup to the table.
disgruntled
The father was _____________ to his child's demand for a new toy.
relenting
This word describes something that has a sharp smell or taste.
pungent
The meaning of this verb is to answer or reply.
retorted