Flashcards in Unit 2 Vocabulary Deck (22):
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive
one at war, one engaged in war
hasty; not thorough
to praise extravagantly
possible, able to be done
not affected or hurt by; admitting of no passage or entrance
a moving force, impulse, stimulus
extremely careful; particular about details
to examine closely
lukewarm; unenthusiastic, marked by an absence of interest
It is not ________ to put most finds from excavations on public display
He had always been so __________ about his appearance
Because of recent terror attacks, the airline screeners closely _________all bags that are going on board airplanes.
After doing a __________ head count, Claire realized that two of the campers were not in their tents.
As a former CIA director, he is not _______ to secrecy
The grant for building the opera house gave ________ to the city's cultural life.
While the members of the president’s cabinet wanted him to take a ____________ stance against a neighboring country, the president sought a peaceful compromise.
The play’s premiere received ________ reviews from the disappointed critics.
He worked, apparently ___________ to the heat
Because Helen and Gina were jealous of their sister’s good fortune, they did not _____ her when she won the academic scholarship.
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