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The apothecary found my medicine for me.
- one who prepares and sells drugs or
- compounds for medicinal purposes
The saint's parents were remarkable for their discretion and piety.
Others in the same working field seem less bound by its strictures.
restriction on a person or activity
And yet the medical dictum says that for incurable diseases, the only recourse is prevention.
formal pronouncement of a principle, proposition, or opinion
The officer retrieved some of my chattels from my home after I could not pay my rent.
The originally strong acid was so diluted, it became impotent to the human body.
without strength or effectiveness
I reeled in the trot-lines after I was done fishing
a strong fishing line strung across a stream, or deep into a river
My father's clothes were always unsullied as they were clean and crisp all the time.
We spat out our wads of tobacco in the spittoon.
cup to spit things in
I ran through the collard greens patch and noticed that the plants looked like kale.
variety of kale
After sitting out for a few hours, the once delicious steak turned vapid.
lacking life, sharpness, or flavor
The dog was domiciled in his dog house.
place of residence
Since the judge was white, he had a predilection for Bob Ewell.
tendency to think favorably of something; bias
The farmer brought some stumphole whiskey to the children's party, which was negatively recieved.
type of whiskey
Mr. Brown's flivver kept breaking down since it was from the 1960's.
old, small, inexpensive automobile
After that intense party last night, I currently feel quite nebulous.
hazy, indistinct, vague, or confused
We picked some catawba grapes from the field and mashed them later.
reddish variety of grape
Oscar Pistorius shocks most people because most paraplegics resort to wallowing; however, he runs a record 400m.
to flounder about or move clumsily and with difficulty
During his sojourn in Italy, he bought a few inexpensive local paintings.
Since truants get arrested by the police for skipping school.
someone who stays away from school without permission
The single woman begrudged the engagement of her friend.
to envy the good fortune of someone else
His father showed his disapprobation when he yelled at his son in public.
A fortune cookie is an auspicious token.
promising success; favored by fortune
The wine from scuppernongs is my favorite.
silvery amber-green type of grape
He maintaned his vigil as he kept close watch of the prisoner.
wakefulness maintained for any reason during the normal hours for sleeping