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Thursday, January 21, 2016

Word Power -- Widen Your Vocabulary

cryptic.... puzzling

Although his remarks appeared cryptic at first, we began to see how really pertinent they were.

importune...ask urgently

Although Eddie was not optimistic about his chances, he continued to importune his boss for a winter vacation.  


After I looked at the Yankee lineup, I was incredulous about their chances of winning.


At a propitious moment the flamboyant movie star made her grand entrance.

surreptitious... accomplished by secret

The scientists were alarmed by evidence of surreptitious German experiments.

1 comment:

Sheila Renfro said...

I'm beginning to think I need to increase my vocabulary!