[Esc] (1) /sə'gæsətɪ/ n. quality of being sagacious; quickness or acuteness of sense perceptions; keenness of discernment; shrewdness She was half sorry her [___] had miscarried, and half glad that Tom had stumbled into obedient conduct for once.
[Esc] (2) /sɑr'tɔ:rɪəl/ a. relating to a tailor, tailoring, or tailored clothing He was as famous for the [___] splendor of his attire as he was for his acting.
[Esc] (3) /'sætəlaɪt/ n. Syn. subordinate small body revolving around a larger one; subordinate U.S. officials say the [___] is a cover for Pyongyang's efforts to perfect missile technology.
[Esc] (4) /'skru:tɪnaɪz/;/-tənaɪz/ v. examine closely and critically Searching for flaws, the sergeant wanted to [___] every detail of the private's uniform.
[Esc] (5) /'sɒvrɪn/ a. Syn. excellent; independent having supreme rank or power; self governing; excellent; independent Belarus, Albania, the Ukraine also have [___] currencies, not using euro, they also have crashed.
[Esc] (6) /spɜrn/ v. Syn. reject; scorn reject disdainfully or contemptuously; scorn The heroine had to [___] the villain's advances.
[Esc] (7) /'tæntəmaʊnt/ a. equivalent in effect or value Though Rudy claimed his wife was off visiting friends, his shriek of horror when she walked into the room was [___] to a confession that he believed she was dead.
[Esc] (8) /'tɛmpəraɪz/ v. act evasively in order to gain time, avoid argument, or postpone a decision I cannot permit you to [___] any longer; I must have a definite answer today.
[Esc] (9) /'trɛmjʊləs/ a. Syn. trembling; wavering marked by trembling, quivering, or shaking; timid or fearful; timorous She was [___] more from excitement than from fear.
[Esc] (10) /'trukjələnt, 'trʌkjʊlənt/ a. Syn. belligerent disposed to fight; belligerent; aggressively hostile The bully was initially [___] but eventually stopped picking fights at the least provocation.