23 October 2015

Vocab 10/23/15

expostulate (v) -- to reason earnestly with someone in an effort to dissuade or correct; remonstrate

remonstrate (v) -- to say or plead in protest, objection, or reproof

immolation (n) -- to kill (an animal, for instance) as a religious sacrifice

exemplum (n) -- 1. an example 2. a brief story used to make a point in an argument or to illustrate a moral truth

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