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adj. Not direct or straightforward
'Beating around the bush'
v.To respond critically or sarcastically
response caused the contestant to feel unsuccessful.
v.To wrongly or illegally force someone to comply with a demand
The kidnappers tried to
money from the victim's family
adj.Talkative; given to rapid, abundant speech
The minister was very
and thorough throughout the sermon
adj.Having too many twists and turns; overly complicated
His theory was too
for anyone to understand
v.To unfold; to develop or change gradually
Animals have slowly
adj. Too unchangeable in character or purpose
Jenna's mom was too
to change her mind about letting her go to the party
v.To cause to turn aside or away
It is scientifically proven that water can
n.Change in pitch or tone of the voice
changed when his little brother kept bothering him.
adj.Not helpful; harmful
The salesperson was very
v.To fall back into an old condition
She began to
to her old ways of smoking and drinking.
v.To undermine; to corrupt
People continue to
the city with violence.