Flashcards in Unit 8 Deck (16):
Latin, means "to please"
Complacent, placebo, placid
Adj., Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved.
Noun, something which has a positive mental effect, but no physical effect.
Syn: quick fix
Adj., calm undisturbed
Latin, means "pleasing, earning thanks" "thankful"
Gratuitous, ingratiate, ingrate
Adj., 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, doctrine
Adj., easily taught; submissive to instruction
Verb, to teach a certain point of view to
Noun, that which is taught; body of beliefs or ideas
Latin, means "to temper, to make less severe"
Temper, temperance, intemperate
verb, to decrease the strength of
Noun, restraint or moderation, especially in regards to alcohol or foods