Last posted: April 6th, 2003 > From: Christopher Wright <[log in to unmask]> > > This week's vocab brought to you by opressed nobility everywhere and the > Campaign for the Preservation of Blue Blood. > 1. round > The king's hall is round. > > 2. everyone > Everyone is dancing. > > 3. same > I am wearing the same shoes as the (choose appropriate monarch title). > > 4. breed > We are a breed above the commoners. > > 5. to obey > They must obey us. > > 6. to notice > I do not notice them often. > > 7. angry > Now the commoners are angry. > > 8. to revolt > They are revolting against me. > > 9. to lose (win, not find) > My soldiers have lost. > > 10. to vote > The people vote against me. > > And the Advanced Section: > 11. to opress > The commoners opress me! Wail of anguish! > > 12. suffrage > This suffrage is bad for my coffer. > > 13. succession > 14. to abrogate > The line of succession has been most unfortunately abrogated. > > ~Wright > >  Blue blood: that which flows in royal veins Bonus Vocab from WordNet: This is randomly selected automatically, so in case it offends you or you disagree, please either ignore or be inspired to make up different words and/or phrases: - roads, n. a partly sheltered anchorage - esterify, v. change (a compound) into an ester Fiant verba! ---- If you want to post your own weekly vocab, please do not send it to the list directly. To prevent unbalanced amounts of new vocab, send it to <[log in to unmask]> in order to enqueue it in the regular weekly posting process. Just write a mail as if addressing the list directly -- it will be forwarded as is.