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 Wordslance - pierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
paramount - foremost in importance; supreme; CF. para-: beyond; above; Ex. paranormal
asinine - stupid; Ex. asinine remarks
enrapture - please intensely; fill with rapture and delight
commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
augment - increase; add to
immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall