Chapter 3

Staunch
Devoted or dedicated to a person, organization, or set of beliefs or opinions; loyal
Avid
Enthusiastic about, having a craving or desire for
Credulous
Easily tricked or deceived
Proficient
Very qualified, having a high degree of competence
Morose
Gloomy, ill-tempered, depressed
Pretentious
Giving the impression of importance by showing off or bragging
Staid
Serious, sober, and dignified; old-fashioned
Pious
Having or showing religious devotion
Reticent
reserved; keeping one’s thought and feelings to oneself; shy
Convivial
Merry and fond of company; sociable