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lying with the face downward in demonstration of great humility or abject submission They prostrated themselves before their king. Percy was lying prostrate, his arms outstretched and his eyes closed prostrating, prostrated, prostrates Mnemonic device ~ when you hear the word prostrate think straight because your laying straight on the ground
anything used to contain or hold something else. George put his empty dairy queen cup in the receptacle. Rubbish should be stored in recovered receptacles and suitable arrangements should be made for its proper disposal. receptacles Mnemonic device ~ when you hear receptacle think container
a cloth used to wrap a corpse for burial; winding sheet A shrouded figure has been snapped climbing the Tulip staircase at the Queens House in Greenwich. The body is then washed and wrapped in a white linen shroud. Shrouded, shrouds Mnemonic device ~ when you hear shroud think cover with or around something.
shun in disgust, hatred, etc. They are people who abhor violence, people who seek peace. The human spirit, like the rest of nature, abhors a vacuum. abhorred, abhorring Mnemonic device ~ abhor has the first three letters of HORRIABLE
A pharmacist or druggist Other expenses included an apothecary to attend the sick poor and some education for the workhouse children. Ezra Suggett was a herball Apothecary in Beccles, Suffolk just 15 miles from the present day Herbs Hands Healing ltd. apothecaries Mnemonic device ~ it rhymes with “you’ll have to carry” a lot of books because of all the schooling
in love; enamored or fond (of) What began as an amorous adventure quickly turns into a full scale thriller. I seem to remember having a scene where she slapped my face for turning down her amorous advances. Amorously Mnemonic device ~ the word amore is Italian for love
To plan and act together secretly, esp. in order to commit a crime However, in an exercise of this sort, circumstances may conspire to thwart the original intention. Hermia arrives and Helena accuses her of conspiring with the men to tease her. Conspired, conspiring Mnemonic device ~ the first letters in conspire is Con which is kind of like a scheme.