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The anger of the workers against the harsh policies of their employers _________d in a workers strike.
culminated
President Bush will give an _____on Memorial Day to the soldiers.
oration
In poor countries, only 20% of the population is ______.
literate
After the interesting movie, we had a very _____conversation.
animated
After Daddy washed the car, the _____of the paint shone in the sun.
luster
The detective had to ______the whereabouts of the suspect.
verify
Since the book doesn't fit with the other titles, put it in the _______ pile.
miscellaneous
The surfers were surprised to see the enormous wave ______before them.
loom
The girl always told the truth and was a very _____person.
upright
The father ______ with anger when he learned his son had copied his friend's homework.
seethed
The little girl began to _____over which dress to wear to school.
brood
John's friend tried to ______him into stealing the computer.
goad
Chocolate is the key ______in making fudge.
ingredient
She would ______to be in California for the summer.
yearn
The mother __________d her children and now they are spoiled brats.
indulged
The actor felt like a _______fool when he forgot his lines.
downright
When the kids forgot to put away their toys, their mother became _______.
peevish
Elizabeth had the _____distinction of being the only student who scored 100%.
unique
Make sure you only _____the Ahi tuna or it will be overdone!
singe
The speaker _____d on and on not noticing that almost everyone had left.
droned