vocabulary help

posted by Sara

When the realtor realized that there was a large dent in the floor, he tried to __________ cover it before the potential buyers noticed it.
flagrantly

ostensibly (my answer)

surreptitiously

latently



Choose the word that best completes the sentence.
After traffic made them late for the ballet, June and Sam tried to find their seats as quickly and __________ as possible.


saliently

vauntingly

unobtrusively

sequestered ( my answer)



Choose the word that best completes the sentence.
The _______ volcano has not erupted for hundreds of years, but that does not mean that it will never erupt again.


furtive

latent ( my answer)

surreptitious

vaunted



Choose the word that best completes the sentence.
The town meeting allowed voters to ask the mayoral candidates questions about several _______ points.


salient ( my answer)

furtive

latent

sequestered



Choose the word that best completes the sentence.
The _________ reason for attending a good college is to get a solid education


furtive

surreptitious

flagrant ( my answer)

ostensible


Choose the word that best completes the sentence.
Prior to the wedding, the bride ________ herself in her bedroom so that she could collect her thoughts.

latented

vaunted (my answer)

sequestered

subterfuged

  1. Writeacher

    #s 3 and 4 are correct.

    Please look up every single word so you're absolutely clear on the meaning of each.

    http://www.dictionary.com
    or
    http://www.onelook.com

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