Flashcards in Vocabulary Unit 11 Deck (20):
To bring to a state of peace, quiet, ease, calm, or contentment; pacify; soothe
coming or being after the customary, useful, or expected time
causing or involving calamity; disastrous
to quote (a passage, book, author, etc.), especially as an authority
Conforming or adhering to accepted standards, as of conduct or taste
a person who entices or lures another person or thing, as into danger, a trap, or the like.
To carry on intensive and thorough research for data, information, or the like; investigate
to follow in order; come afterward, especially in immediate succession
dashing courage; heroic bravery; noble-minded behavior.
to make known; tell; relate; disclose
using or showing judgment as to action or practical expediency; discreet, prudent, or politic
to settle (disputes, strikes, etc.) as an intermediary between parties; reconcile.
surroundings, especially of a social or cultural nature
freakishly or grotesquely strange or odd, as appearance, dress, objects, ideas, or practices; bizarre
domineering; dictatorial; haughtily or rudely arrogant.
boldly forward in speech or behavior; impertinent; saucy.
a peculiarity of action, behavior, or personality; mannerism
to entertain lavishly or agreeably; delight.
lacking in resourcefulness; inefficient; lazy.