Definition: A garment similar to leggings, worn to cover or protect the lower leg

Sentence: Because of the sub-zero temperatures, Mary decided to break out the good old gaiters in attempt to stay warm.


Definition: A state of rest, sleep, or tranquility

Sentence: In repose, Fredrick's face looked very relaxed.


Definition: Three times as much

Sentence: My hot chocolate is trebly as good as yours.


Definition: The state of being unwilling or unable to believe something

Sentence: Mark stared the place where his house once stood in incredulity.


Definition: The highest quality or degree

Sentence: We just installed our new, superlative counters.


Definition: Splash small drops of a liquid substance all over (an object or surface)

Sentence: The walls were bespattered in a substance that looked remarkably like blood; it turned out to be ketchup.


Definition: A group of advisers, assistants, or others accompanying an important person

Sentence: The lawmaker was accompanied by a small retinue before meeting with the press.


Definition: Cease to resist an opponent or an unwelcome demand; surrender

Sentence: The victim capitulated to its harasser.


Definition: Boldness; daring

Sentence: Some of the most famous explorers were able to maintain the hardihood ambitions even in the face of danger.


Definition: A solemn oath

Sentence: The person testifying is required to make an adjuration before any questions may be asked.

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