Lesson 26

  1. astound
    Affect with wonder
  2. clutch
    The act of grasping
  3. clutch
    Take hold of; grab.
  4. clutch
    A tense critical situation.
  5. clutch
    Hold firmly, usually with one's hands.
  6. cruel
    Lacking or showing kindness or compassion or mercy.
  7. cruel
    (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering.
  8. cruel
    (of weapons or instruments) causing suffering and pain.
  9. devote
    Give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause.
  10. drab
    Lacking in liveliness or charm or surprise.
  11. drab
    Lacking brightness or color; dull.
  12. drab
    Depressing in character or appearance.
  13. prompt
    A cue given to a performer (usually the beginning of the next line to be spoken).
  14. prompt
    Give an incentive for action.
  15. prompt
    According to schedule or without delay.
  16. prompt
    Serve as the inciting cause of.
  17. prompt
    Characterized by speed and efficiency.
  18. prompt
    • Assist (somebody acting or reciting) by suggesting the next words of something forgotten or imperfectly learned.
  19. prompt
    Quick in apprehending or reacting.
  20. prompt
    performed with little or no delay
  21. quarry
    A person who is the victim of ridicule or exploitation by some hostile person or influence.
  22. reputation
    The state of being held in high esteem and honor.
  23. reputation
    Notoriety for some particular characteristic.
  24. reputation
    The general estimation that the public has for a person.
  25. temporary
    Not permanent; not lasting.
  26. temporary
    Lacking continuity or regularity.
  27. outline
    The line that appears to bound an object.
  28. outline
    Describe roughly or briefly.
  29. outline
    A sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory.
  30. outline
    Draw up plans or basic details for.
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Lesson 26
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