Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Rapine

Rapine [ RAP-in, -ahyn ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 the act of forcefully taking away someone else's property; pillage
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 Plunder and rapine were a way of life in the bygone era.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Obeisance

Obeisance [ oh-BEY-suh’ ns, oh-BEE- ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 a gesture of body movement that expresses homage, like a bow
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 They paid obeisance to the Prince.