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Bills are_________
passed
Laws are _________
enacted
Adverse means:
unfavorable
Averse means:
opposed
affect is:
a verb meaning to influence or to produce change
effect means:
as a noun it is a result
_______ means to add to or to increase
aggravate
________ means to annoy
irritate
Aid means
to help
Aide means
an assistant
The driver eluded the police.
correct
During the conversasion she alluded to her new relationship.
correct
During our conversation she eluded to her new relationship.
wrong alluded
Allusion means:
an indirect reference
Illusion means :
an unreal or false impression
Avocation means
hobby, pleasure
Vocation means
business, profession, occupation
________ implies worry or concern and is followed by about
anxious
________ means in anticipation or desire and is followed by to
eager
___ means in addition to or other than
besideS
______ means by the side of or next to
beside
A fair is also called a _____
bazaar
Blond is used in reference to:
as a noun for males and as an adj.
Blonde is used in reference to:
females when used as a noun
canon means
a law
cannon means
a gun
canvas means
a cloth
canvass means
to seek out to sift
_________ means yo single out or to bring forward
cite
_ means a location
site
collide is only used when .....
both objects are in motion
Compliment means
to admire or praise some one
Complement means
full quantity, number or to add to
_______ means worthy of contempt, despicable
contemptible
_________ means expressing conyempt or disdain
contemptuous
________means having good qualities
decent
_______ means ancestry, drop, fall
descent
_______means to disagree
dissent
dual means
two
duel means
a contest b/t two people
elicit means
seek
illicit means
illegal
eminent means
great, famous
imminent means
to occur shortly, approaching
______ refers to bulk quantity
less
______ refers to individual items and can be counted
fewer
Flier is a term for
an aviator or a handbill
Flyer is the name for
some trains and buses
Hurdle means
barrier, to leap over
Hurtle means
to rush suddenly,fling
The incidence of rabies was greater in 2005 than in 1995.
correct
The two incidence led to his dismissal.
wring use incidents
to assume, draw from is to
infer
to suggest, signify is to
imply
Peddle is
selling
pedal means
like on a bycycle
reticent means
unwilling to speak
stationary means
not moving
stationery means
writing paper
to demolsih or destroy something is to
do away with completely