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Resignedly means

a. quit your job
b. something that smells badly
c. submitting patiently
d. you don't want any
c. submitting patiently
Loping means to move with

a. short quick steps
b.slowly like a sleepwalker
c. jerking movements
d. long jumping steps
d. long jumping steps
Contemptuously means

a. angry
b. sadly
c. happy
d. grumpy
a. angry
Aloofness means

a. being close to your family
b. distant and unsympathetic
c. warming yourself by the fire
d. running from the police
b. distant and unsympathetic
Shanghaiiing is

a. making a joke
b. creating native artwork
c. radical changes in your life
d. making someone helpless
d. making someone helpless
Gallantly means

a. polite and noble
b. to run like a horse
c. program a computer
d. to be rough
a. polite and noble
Incredulous means

a. unbelieving
b. understanding
c. undermined.
d. unsubstantiated
a. unbelieving
Roguishly means

a. honestly
b. roughly
c. fashionably
d. dishonest
d. dishonest
Madras means

a. a pair of shorts
b. a holiday celebrated in Louisiana
c. fine Cotton cloth
d. the capital of Spain
C. fine Cotton Cloth
Reformatory is

a. correction
b. changing the shape of an object
c. factory
d. correctional facility for young offenders
d. correctional facility for young offenders
Ruefully means to

a. feel sorry about something
b. rule a large country
c. feel full after a large meal
d. buy a lot of roofing material
a. feel sorry about something
Savvy is

a. a type of dog
b. ointment for a cut
c. research
d. practical knowledge
d. practical knowledge
Unfathomable is

a. Very deep water
b. hiding something
c. impossible to comprehend
d. understanding your father
c. impossible to comprehend