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worn and shabby; in poor condition
push roughly, jostle
the ability to become strong, healthy, or successful again after something bad happens
The student must have the ____________ skills
relating to tailoring, clothes, or style of dress, usually for men
the quality or state of being mediocre
very poor or bad
Known widely and usually unfavorably; infamous
tense; not relaxed.
Bags slung over their shoulders and ________stomachs beneath thick winterocats.
meals to tempt the most_________ appetites
I have to work tonight and I don't want to become totally ________ before I even get there
an old house with dirty windows and ________ curtains
knew no bounds
His determination to become a dancer___________ and he practised for eight hours a day
jumped for joy
Kathy_____________ when she heard she'd got the part in the play.
a leap in the dark
Paul's move from Liverpool in the hope of becoming a professional dancer was ______________, as he had no idea what would happen.
knew no bounds
Sara's enthusiasm for the stage was endless, and by the age of twelve she had already performed in two musicals, both as a dancer and actor.
jump down my throat
'OK, I know you've been working really hard but there's no need to yell at me just because I pointed out a mistake!"
strongly criticize, reprimand
jump down sbs throat
leap at the opportunity
If you are invited to audition for a West End production, you should accept immediately, as it may be a while before you get another chance.