[Esc] (1) /kæn'tæŋkərəs/ a. Syn. irritable ill humored; irritable; marked by ill-tempered contradiction or opposition; ugly; malicious Constantly complaining about his treatment and refusing to cooperate with the hospital staff, he was a [___] patient.
[Esc] (2) /kærɪkə'tjʊə(r)/ n. Syn. distortion; burlesque representation that is deliberately exaggerated to produce a comic effect The [___] he drew yesterday emphasized a personal weakness of the people he burlesqued.
[Esc] (3) /koʊə'lɪʃ(ə)n/ n. Syn. partnership; league; union partnership; league; state of being combined into one body The Rainbow [___] united people of all races in a common cause.
[Esc] (4) /kəm'pʌŋkʃ(ə)n/ n. feeling of deep regret; strong uneasiness caused by a sense of guilt The judge was especially severe in his sentencing because he felt that the criminal had shown no [___] for his heinous crime.
[Esc] (5) /kən'fɛdərət/ n. Syn. ally; collaborator ally; form a group or unite President Davis was captured at Irwinville, Georgia, on May 10, and the remaining [___] armies surrendered by June 1865.
[Esc] (6) /kɒnstə'neɪʃ(ə)n/ n. Syn. dismay; shock; fear intense state of fear or dismay; astonishment combined with terror One would never think that a hunter would display such [___] when a bear closed to camp.
[Esc] (7) /kən'tɛmptjʊəs/ a. Syn. scornful scornful; expressing contempt; showing a lack of respect The diners were intimidated by [___] manner of the waiter.
[Esc] (8) /dɜrθ/ n. Syn. scarcity scarcity; shortage of food; famine from failure or loss of crops The [___] of skilled labor compelled the employers to open trade schools.
[Esc] (9) /'di:ɪtɪ/ n. Syn. god; divinity god; divinity; supernatural things The earmarks of such a religion are: faith in a supreme [___], hope of eternal survival, and love, especially of one's fellows.
[Esc] (10) /dɪ'li:t/ v. Syn. erase erase; strike out; remove or make invisible Less is more: if you [___] this paragraph, your whole essay will have greater appeal.