Flashcards in Unit 8 Deck (16)
Latin: means "to please"
Complacent, placebo, placid
Adj. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved
N. Something which has a positive mental effect, but no physical effect
Syn: quick fix
Adj. Calm, undisturbed
Latin: means "pleasing, earning thanks"
Gratuitous, ingratiate, ingrate
Adj. Unnecessary or unwanted
V. To gain another's favor by flattery or false friendliness
N. One who is not properly thankful
Latin: means "to teach"
Docile, indoctrinate, doctrine
Adj. Easily taught; submissive to instruction
V. 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
V. To decrease the strength of
N. Restraint or moderation, especially in regards to alcohol or food