Cheaper by the dozen Chapter 15~16

Cheaper by the dozen Chapter 15~16

Esperanto
an artificial language invented in 1887 by L. L. Zamenhof; based on word roots common to the major European languages
Esperanto
Unaffected
free from affectation; sincere; genuine; opponent; unpretentious, as a personality or literary style
Unaffected
Ruefully
causing sorrow or pity; feeling, showing, or expressing sorrow or pity; mournful
Ruefully
Deputize
to substitute; to authorize to act as an assistant or representative
Deputize
Corporal
of the human body; bodily; physical
Corporal
Mete
to distribute or apportion by measure; allot; dole
Mete
Grimaced
to make a face that shows you are in pain
Grimaced
Excruciating
extremely painful; causing intense suffering; unbearably distressing; torturing; exceedingly elaborate or intense; extreme
Excruciating
Discourse
communication of thought by words; talk; conversation
Discourse
Demoralizing
cause someone to lose confidence or hope; depriving of spirit or energy; disheartening
Demoralizing
Salvage
to save from ruin, destruction, or harm
Salvage
Jeopardizing
to expose to danger or risk; hazard; risk
Jeopardizing
Stenographer
a person who specializes in taking dictation in shorthand
Stenographer
Appurtenances
something subordinate to another, more important thing; adjunct; accessory
Appurtenances
Lambaste
to beat or whip severely; to reprimand or berate harshly; censure; excoriate
Lambaste
Sallow
of a sickly, yellowish color
Sallow
Abetted
to encourage, support, or countenance by aid or approval, usually in wrongdoing
Abetted
Insolent
boldly rude or disrespectful; contemptuously impertinent; insulting
Insolent
Pompously
characterized by having to much self-esteem; arrogantly; pretentiously; snobbishly
Pompously
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