Flashcards in Vocab 8 Deck (15):
wanting to avoid activity or exertion; lazy.
looking or sounding sad and dismal.
referring to sexual matters in an amusingly rude or irreverent way.
obsequious flattery; excessive admiration or praise.
express severe disapproval of (someone or something), typically in a formal statement.
to conceal one's true motives, feelings, or beliefs.
concealment of one's thoughts, feelings, or character; pretense.
curious or unusual in a way that provokes dry amusement.
cough or spit out phlegm from the throat or lungs.
examine (a part of the body) by touch, especially for medical purposes.
(especially of a person's manner or actions) insisting on immediate attention or obedience, especially in a brusquely imperious way.
showing a lack of courage or determination; timid.
an excessive amount of something.
diminish or put at rest (fear, suspicion, or worry).