Sentences Containing 'resurrect'
The adoption of cremation would relieve us of a muck of threadbare burial witticisms; but, on the other hand, it would resurrect a lot of mildewed old cremation jokes that have had a rest for two thousand years.
More Vocab Words::: browbeat - bully; intimidate
::: monolithic - solidly uniform; unchangeable; unyielding; N. monolith: large block of stone
::: nectar - drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees
::: prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
::: abhor - detest; hate
::: askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
::: scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
::: privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
::: ramshackle - (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
::: plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)