Vocabulary Workshop. Unit 2: #’s 1-20. www.vocabularyworkshop.com. adverse. (adj.) unfavorable, negative; working against, hostile Synonyms: difficult, trying Some people suffer an adverse reaction if they eat peanut butter or anything with peanuts. arid.
Unit 2: #’s 1-20
Some people suffer an
adverse reaction if they eat
peanut butter or anything with
Although California leads the nation in farming, crops won’t grow in its most arid regions.
The jogger was injured by an unknown assailant who left him immobile on the side of the road.
Fans cheered enthusiastically when they saw their team’s flags billow over the stadium.
In court, defendants can confront their accusers in a controlled setting.
You can’t constrain me against my will.
His novel used a contemporary style but had a historical setting.
Rather than ask parents for help, teens often turn to a contemporary for advice.
The painter chose to depict a plain prairie landscape using bold colors and shadows.
A judge must remain disinterested in order to render an evenhanded and logical decision.
Oceans encompass about three-fourths of the surface of our planet.
Joe’s groundless fear of hurting himself during exercise has left him weak and out of shape.
The speaker who said one thing but did something else entirely was regarded as a hypocrite.
Our school’s intercom system is so old that this morning’s announcements were almost incomprehensible.
How does she manage to stay so serene in the face of such chaos.