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The Lady or the Tiger By Frank R. Stockton
Frank R. Stockton Noun author of the story. Published in Mainly wrote stories for children. This is not a true story. It is a work of fiction
Frank R. Stockton is the author of the short story, “The Lady or the Tiger.”
Florid Adjective very showy, reddish, ruddy, ornamental, high spirited, lovely, lavish
The florid king spent his wealth on himself.
Exuberant Adjective very abundant, very lively
Inevitable Adjective not to be avoided, sure to happen (e.g. death)
The car crash was inevitable since the driver was texting.
Impartial Adjective not favoring one side or the other; fair (e.g. judge)
A judge should always be impartial towards the defendant on trial.
Incorruptible Adjective honest, not capable of decaying, lasting forever (e.g. diamonds)
Receiving the award is an incorruptible memory.
Emanate Verb to come forth
The speaker’s voice emanates confidence.
Dire Adjective dreadful, terrible
The young girl had a dire experience riding her bike down the hill.
Retribution Noun pay to have it replaced, punishment
After the accident, Leah’s family believed that retribution would not bring their daughter back to them.
Chorister Noun A chorus singer
Solemnize Verb To perform a formal ceremony
The preacher will solemnize the wedding ceremony.
Fervent Adjective having or showing great intensity of feeling; passionate
The young boy’s fervent obsession about trucks drove the mother crazy.