Sentences Containing 'apprise'
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.
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.
You will have sufficient time before fiveo'clock; despatch a messenger to apprise the grooms at the first station.
``Exactly what I wish for; I will apprise my mother of my intention, and return to you.''
``Half an hour will suffice to apprise them; will you go for them yourself, or shall you send?''
``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?''
``You are right; it is not you who should apprise M. Danglars, it is I.''``Do not do so, reverend sir.''
More Vocab Words::: bate - let down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
::: immolate - offer or kill as a sacrifice (by fire)
::: misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
::: incommodious - not spacious; inconvenient
::: abrasive - rubbing away; tending to grind down
::: materialism - preoccupation with physical comforts and things; excessive regard for worldly concerns (rather than spiritual matters)
::: arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
::: inexorable - relentless; unyielding; implacable; not capable of being changed by entreaty or efforts; Ex. inexorable price rises
::: dazzle - make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
::: succumb - yield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness