20 Vocab words 9 Flashcards
(of a woman or her behavior) reserved, modest, and shy.
(of a person or their efforts) persisting tirelessly.
evidence favorable to the defendant in a criminal trial that exonerates or tends to exonerate the defendant of guilt. It is the opposite of inculpatory evidence, which tends to prove guilt
relevant or applicable to a particular matter; apposite.
very hot and dry.
wary and unwilling to take risks.
having a harmful effect, especially in a gradual or subtle way
instill (an attitude, idea, or habit) by persistent instruction.
walk or travel through or around a place or area, especially for pleasure and in a leisurely way.
sedate, respectable, and unadventurous.
silly and pointless.
cheerful and full of energy.
(of an amount) small or meager.
(of a person) surprised and confused so much that they are unsure how to react.
cause to feel embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed.