Flashcards in Unit 8 Deck (16):
Means "to please".
Complacent, Placebo, Placid.
Adjective. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved.
Noun. Something which has a positive mental effect, but no physical effect.
Synonym: quick fix
Adjective. Calm; undisturbed.
Means "pleasing, earning thanks", or "thankful".
Gratuitous, Ingratiate, Integrate.
Adjective. Unnecessary or unwanted.
Verb. To gain another's favor by flattery or false friendliness.
Noun. One who is not properly thankful.
Latin. Means "to teach".
Docile, Indoctrinate, Doctrinate.
Adjective. Easily taught; submissive to instruction.
Verb. To teach a certain point of view to.
n. That which is taught; body of beliefs or ideas.
Latin. Means “to temper, make less severe”.
Temper, Temperance, Intemperate.
Verb. To decrease the strength of.
Noun. Restraint or moderation, especially in regards to alcohol or food.