Annabelle, to whom praise was paramount, did not care so much about earning good grades in school for the knowledge; it was the __________________ that she craved.
The success of the company was ____________________; its competitor was often able to ________________ its efforts in the marketplace.
Patrick could not be accused of ___________________ ; he set out to _____________________ the administration of its unrealistic assumptions.
Only a person of great ________________ and accomplishment deserved the tribe’s _______________________.
Although he could have earned much in royalties because he had been so ________________________, the author refused to ____________________ the publication of any of his works.
Although the chemical manufacturing company was officially _______________, questions about its accounting methods resulted in the ________________ of its officers.
Aunt Sally was known to be generally ____________________; her sister, however, had a reputation for being _____________________.
The orchestral performance’s musical selections were _________________ ; they included classical, folk, and rock compositions.
As the day wore on with little progress in evidence, Jenny’s energy began to ________________.
The senator was skilled at defending his policies _______________________ , answering his colleagues’ challenges with _______________.