vocab unit 2
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The angry fan accosted the head football coach after the loss.
a criticising comment
The dissaproving boy's animadversion about the girl's shirt made her cry.
The avid phillies fan was mad after the playoff loss
The surfer had a brackish taste in his mouth after swimming in the salty water
rapidity of motion
The conscientious girl performed her HW with celerity
The drunk driver deviously avoided the cops by driving down the alley.
The gambit that the risky kid took allowed him to eat breakfast at Bob Evans & not get caught.
Winning the state championship was the halcyon year for field hockey.
Because the theatrical girl was in the school play, she was very histrionic
deliberately setting or causing fires
The teenager was charged with setting fire to two houses with an incendiary device.
a whirlpool of great size & violence
At the end of Pirates of the Caribean, the Black Pearl got caught in a giant maelstrom and sank.
lacking a broad, realistic view
My myopic parents wouldn't let me go out on Friday, because i got a detention
not hidden, open
The young student was suspended for saying an overt threat to another student.
tending to make worse
The student was given a detention for making a pejorative remark toward the teacher.
the state of being proper
The girl acted with propriety the night of her formal prom.
improper treatment of something held sacred
The girl accused her sister of sacrilege when she thought her diary was stolen.
without delay or formality
The two students were summarily suspended for fighting without delay.
asking humbly and earnestly
The sincere girl asked a suppliant question when she was talking to her mom.
an object that serves as a charm
The rabbit's foot served as a talisman as I scored 3 goals.
to make in waves
The flag waved and undulated in front of the school.
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