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Word: parable

Definition: short simple story teaching a moral


Sentences Containing 'parable'

The dinner even is only the parable of a dinner, commonly.

More Vocab Words

::: shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
::: hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
::: adhere - stick fast; be a devotd follower; N. adhesion: adhering; devotion; loyality
::: monotony - sameness leading to boredom; monotonousness; ADJ. monotonous; CF. monotone
::: plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
::: ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
::: precinct - division of a city for election or police purposes; precincts: space that surrounds a building; Ex. precincts of the college
::: smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
::: compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
::: magnate - person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate