Weekly Vocab #2.1.19 (repost #1)
|From:||Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>|
|Date:||Friday, May 4, 2007, 4:08|
Last posted: August 23rd, 2003
> From: Christopher Wright <faceloran@...>
> Didn't go for storied interconnectedness this time. I was being lazy.
> 1. thread (n.)
> A thread hangs from my shirt.
> 2. to sort
> I sort my clothing by condition and style.
> 3. boy
> There's a grubby boy staring through the window.
> 4. sandwich
> If I paid him, perhaps he would make me a sandwich.
> 5. shadow
> "The barriers between us have collapsed, and we have become...our own
> 6. to burst
> When will this boil burst?
> 7. dwarf
> A one-armed dwarf throws dice along the wharf.
> 8. to sail
> The SS Sycophant is sailing to the other side of the world.
> 9. cattle
> Cattle clutter its decks.
> 10. to twist
> The strong man at the circus twists iron bars every night to the applause
> of his audience.
Bonus Vocab from WordNet:
This is randomly selected automatically, so in case it offends you
or you disagree, please either ignore or be inspired to make up
different words and/or phrases:
- juice, n.
any of several liquids of the body; "digestive juices"
- play, v.
perform music on (a musical instrument); "He plays the flute"; "Can you play on
this old recorder?"
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