Sentences Containing 'apprise'
``Half an hour will suffice to apprise them; will you go for them yourself, or shall you send?''
However, Monte Cristo only made a sign to apprise Ali, who, understanding that danger was approaching from the other side, drew nearer to his master.
``You are right; it is not you who should apprise M. Danglars, it is I.''``Do not do so, reverend sir.''
``Exactly what I wish for; I will apprise my mother of my intention, and return to you.''
You will have sufficient time before fiveo'clock; despatch a messenger to apprise the grooms at the first station.
``M. Morrel,''said Chateau Renaud,``will you apprise the Count of Monte Cristo that M. de Morcerf is arrived, and we are at his disposal?''
In compliance with the standing order of his commander--to report immediately, and at any one of the twenty-four hours, any decided change in the affairs of the deck,--Starbuck had no sooner trimmed the yards to the breeze--however reluctantly and gloomily,--than he mechanically went below to apprise Captain Ahab of the circumstance.
More Vocab Wordshinterlands - back country; inner part of a country; OP. foreland
facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
rationale - fundamental reason or principle (on which a system or principle is based); fundamental reason or justification; grounds for an action
reconnaissance - survey of enemy by soldiers; reconnoitering; V. reconnoiter: make a preliminary inspection of (esp. to gather military information)
dormer - window projecting upright from roof; CF. sleeping room
surreptitious - done secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
whorl - ring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers
shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy