[Esc] (1) /æb'dʒʊə(r)/ v. Syn. renounce; abandon renounce upon oath; abandon forever He will [___] his allegiance to the king.
[Esc] (2) /'ækjʊmɛn, ə'kju:mɛn/ n. Syn. acuteness; insight mental keenness; quickness of perception However, her team's political [___] is clearly beyond mine, an Ivy League Medical Science Professor and NOT a Political "Science" Professor.
[Esc] (3) /kən'kɒmɪtənt/ a. Syn. accompanying in conjunction with; accompanying; associated with These two-sided attributes are known as [___] characteristics.
[Esc] (4) /'dɛprɪkeɪt/ v. Syn. belittle express disapproval of; protest against; belittle A firm believer in old-fashioned courtesy, Miss Post must [___] the modern tendency to address new acquaintances by their first names.
[Esc] (5) /ɪs'tʃu:/ v. Syn. avoid; escape avoid; refuse to use or participate in; stand aloof from Hoping to present himself to his girlfriend as a totally reformed character, he tried to [___] all the vices, especially chewing tobacco and drinking bathtub gin.
[Esc] (6) /ɪk'stɔl/ v. Syn. praise; glorify praise highly; glorify; celebrate In his speech, the president will [___] the astronauts, calling them the pioneers of the Space Age.
[Esc] (7) /'flɒrɪd/;/'flɔ:rɪd/ a. Syn. ruddy; reddish reddish; elaborately or excessively ornamented If you go to beach and get a sunburn, your complexion will look [___].
[Esc] (8) /hə'ræŋ/ n. noisy speech; speech or piece of writing with strong feeling or expression In her lengthy [___], the principal berated the offenders.
[Esc] (9) /hɪ'gɛmənɪ/;/'hɛdʒɛmoʊnɪ/ n. domination, influence, or authority over another, especially by political group or nation over others When Germany claimed [___] over Russia, Stalin was outraged.
[Esc] (10) /ɪm'pæsɪv/ a. without feeling; revealing little emotion or sensibility; not easily aroused or excited Refusing to let the enemy see how deeply shaken he was by his capture, the prisoner kept his face [___].