[Esc] (1) /ɒ'stɛnsɪb(ə)l/ a. Syn. apparent put forth or held out as real, actual, or intended; proper or intended to be shown Although the [___] purpose of this expedition is to discover new lands, we are really interested in finding new markets for our products.
[Esc] (2) /'pærɪə/ n. Syn. untouchable social outcast; person who is rejected from society or home Shortly Tom came upon the juvenile [___] of the village, Huckleberry Finn, son of the town drunkard.
[Esc] (3) /'peɪθɒs/ n. Syn. pity tender sorrow; pity; quality in art or literature that produces these feelings The quiet tone of [___] that ran through the novel never degenerated into the maudlin or the overly sentimental.
[Esc] (4) /pə'fɪdɪəs/ a. Syn. treacherous; disloyal tending to betray; disloyal; faithless When Caesar realized that Brutus had betrayed him, he reproached his [___] friend.
[Esc] (5) /prɪ'koʊʃəs/ a. advanced in development; appearing or developing early Listening to the grown-up way the child discussed serious topics, we couldn't help remarking how [___] she was.
[Esc] (6) /'proʊtɪɛn, 'proʊti:n/ a. Syn. versatile versatile; able to take on many shapes; readily taking on varied shapes A remarkably [___] actor, Alec Guinness could take on any role.
[Esc] (7) /'pʌlkrɪtju:d/ n. Syn. beauty; comeliness great physical beauty and appeal; attractive moral excellence; moral beauty I do not envy the judges who have to select this year's Miss America from this collection of female [___].
[Esc] (8) /kwɪk'sɒtɪk/ a. idealistic without regard to practicality Constantly coming up with [___], unworkable schemes to save the world, Simon has his heart in the right place, but his head somewhere in the clouds.
[Esc] (9) /rɪ'bju:k/ v. Syn. admonish; scold scold harshly; criticize severely No matter how sharply I [___] Huck for his misconduct, he never talks back but just stand there like a stump.
[Esc] (10) /'rɛktɪtju:d/;/-tu:d/ n. Syn. uprightness uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment The Eagle Scout was a model of [___].