Dangerous Pie Final Vocab

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  • 1. 
    an earnest desire for some type of achievement or distinction, as power, honor, fame, or wealth, and the willingness to strive for its attainment. B.  describes a person who wishes to rise above his or her present position or condition.
    • A. 

      Deception

    • B. 

      Confidante

    • C. 

      Ambitious

    • D. 

      Barrage

  • 2. 
    To humiliate or shame, as by injury to one's pride or self-respect.
    • A. 

      Mortified

    • B. 

      Wiles

    • C. 

      Indefinitely

    • D. 

      Reamed

  • 3. 
    Slang:  to scold or reprimand severely
    • A. 

      Reamed

    • B. 

      Tableau

    • C. 

      Meritorious

    • D. 

      Rudiments

  • 4. 
    Not definite; without fixed or specified limit; unlimited  not clearly defined or determined; not precise or exact
    • A. 

      Idolize

    • B. 

      Milling

    • C. 

      Intermittent

    • D. 

      Indefinitely

  • 5. 
     to regard with blind adoration, devotion, etc. 2. to worship as a god.
    • A. 

      Optimism

    • B. 

      Retroactive

    • C. 

      Idolize

    • D. 

      Tableau

  • 6. 
    - effective or operative from a date or for a period in the past
    • A. 

      Rhetorical

    • B. 

      Falter

    • C. 

      Malpractice

    • D. 

      Retroactive

  • 7. 
    – not giving up or wavering in determination.  Not giving in or slacking, maintaining speed, effort.  Ruthless, refusing to give an inch.
    • A. 

      Obligatory

    • B. 

      Unrelenting

    • C. 

      Inquisition

    • D. 

      Meritorious

  • 8. 
    Characterized by a graceful, dignified, and imposing appearance or manner
    • A. 

      Furtive

    • B. 

      Barrage

    • C. 

      Confidante

    • D. 

      Stately

  • 9. 
    - a trick, or to entice or lure – a strategy used to fool or trap
    • A. 

      Wiles

    • B. 

      Ensuing

    • C. 

      Advocate

    • D. 

      Furtive

  • 10. 
    The elements or basics of a subject:  early training or the beginning of a training
    • A. 

      Ambitious

    • B. 

      Rudiments

    • C. 

      Ensuing

    • D. 

      Reamed

  • 11. 
    A picture or a scene
    • A. 

      Alleviate

    • B. 

      Confidante

    • C. 

      Idolize

    • D. 

      Tableau

  • 12. 
    Immoral, illegal, or unethical professional conduct or neglect of professional duty by a physician or lawyer
    • A. 

      Malpractice

    • B. 

      Confidante

    • C. 

      Retroactive

    • D. 

      Milling

  • 13. 
    –the  tendency to look on the more favorable side of events or conditions and to expect the most favorable outcome. 2. the belief that good ultimately predominates over evil in the world.
    • A. 

      Rhetorical

    • B. 

      Optimism

    • C. 

      Advocate

    • D. 

      Falter

  • 14. 
    An overwhelming quantity or explosion, as of words, blows, or criticisms:
    • A. 

      Motivational

    • B. 

      Barrage

    • C. 

      Ensuing

    • D. 

      Falter

  • 15. 
    Mandatory, required.  something by which a person is bound or obliged to do certain things, and which arises out of a sense of duty or results from custom, law, etc.
    • A. 

      Deception

    • B. 

      Meritorious

    • C. 

      Milling

    • D. 

      Obligatory

  • 16. 
    - any harsh, difficult, or prolonged questioning.  An investigation, especially one of a political or religious nature, characterized by lack of regard for individual rights, prejudice on the part of the examiners, and recklessly cruel punishments.
    • A. 

      Intermittent

    • B. 

      Inquisition

    • C. 

      Milling

    • D. 

      Motivational

  • 17. 
    Something that motivates; inducement; incentive: to stimulate toward action
    • A. 

      Unrelenting

    • B. 

      Alleviate

    • C. 

      Milling

    • D. 

      Motivational

  • 18. 
    The act of deceiving.  To mislead by false statement.  To mislead or falsely persuade others, to conceal or distort the truth for the purpose of misleading someone.
    • A. 

      Reamed

    • B. 

      Deception

    • C. 

      Advocate

    • D. 

      Mortified

  • 19. 
    A person, especially a woman, to whom secrets are confided or with whom private matters and problems are discussed.
    • A. 

      Confidante

    • B. 

      Tableau

    • C. 

      Optimism

    • D. 

      Meritorious

  • 20. 
    A person who speaks or writes in support or defense of a person, cause, etc. Someone who speaks for you and backs you up.
    • A. 

      Alleviate

    • B. 

      Rudiments

    • C. 

      Ambitious

    • D. 

      Advocate

  • 21. 
    – concerned with effect or style rather than content or meaning
    • A. 

      Stately

    • B. 

      Unrelenting

    • C. 

      Rudiments

    • D. 

      Rhetorical

  • 22. 
    To follow as a consequence; result:
    • A. 

      Ensuing

    • B. 

      Meritorious

    • C. 

      Stately

    • D. 

      Obligatory

  • 23. 
    - to move around aimlessly, slowly, or confusedly, as a herd of cattle (often followed by about or around)
    • A. 

      Furtive

    • B. 

      Milling

    • C. 

      Intermittent

    • D. 

      Indefinitely

  • 24. 
    To make easier to endure; lessen; to lighten or relieve
    • A. 

      Confidante

    • B. 

      Reamed

    • C. 

      Alleviate

    • D. 

      Motivational

  • 25. 
     taken or done in secret, sly or shifty
    • A. 

      Furtive

    • B. 

      Mortified

    • C. 

      Unrelenting

    • D. 

      Ensuing

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