Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #82

  1. argy-bargy
  2. hauteur
  3. idempotent
  4. lachrymose
  5. lugubriously

Put the correct word's number in each box:

The recently-widowed Mrs. Greene wailed at her husband's grave. With eyes, she turned to her father, but even he could not stop her tears.

Our contentious neighbors couldn't let a week pass without an . While trivial compared to the Hatfields and the McCoys, our neighbors were known throughout the town for their fiery arguments.

"Consider the matrix M," the mathematician said. "M multiplied by itself equals M. Therefore, M is ."

John Kennedy, Jr. is remembered for his lack of . Although a member of America's "royalty," he chose to exude humility, eschewing the arrogance so commonly found in those of wealth and pedigree.


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