Sentences Containing 'dappled'
But to you, at least, M. Debray, I need not give a further description, because to you my beautiful pair of dappled grays were well known.
Ere long a carriage will dash past here, drawn by the pair of dappled gray horses you saw me with yesterday; now, at the risk of your own life, you must manage to stop those horses before my door.''
More Vocab Words::: deducible - derived by reasoning; V. deduce: infer; derive by reasoning
::: timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
::: scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
::: flagrant - conspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
::: mirth - merriment; laughter
::: genus - division of animals or plants, below a family and above a species
::: draft - first rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
::: spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
::: compulsory - obligatory; that must be done
::: aloft - upward; high up in the air