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 Wordsprosaic - lacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose
temperate - moderate; restrained; self-controlled; moderate in respect to temperature; CF. temperance: moderation and self-restraint; abstinence of alcoholic drinks; Ex. temperance society
accede - agree
frugality - thrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
draconian - extremely severe; Ex. draconian punishment; CF. Draco: Athenian politician
pedigree - ancestry; lineage
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
aghast - filled with great surprise or fear; horrified
conventional - ordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
inter - bury; N. interment