I wouldn't mind if you'd try to ingratiate yourself with me. But hold the kisses, the mayo and the ketchup.Algot Runeman wrote:ingratiate
And please allow me to think about it ...
In french, we have the same word, but in the plural it is spelled sacerdotaux.Algot Runeman wrote:sacerdotal
Pronunciation: /ˌsasəˈdəʊt(ə)l , ˌsakə-/
1 Relating to priests or the priesthood; priestly.
1.1 Theology Relating to or denoting a doctrine which ascribes sacrificial functions and spiritual or supernatural powers to ordained priests.
late Middle English: from Old French, or from Latin sacerdotalis, from sacerdos, sacerdot- 'priest'.
Crosier of Archbishop Heinrich of Finstingen - Wikimedia
Patrick donned his sacerdotal vestments. He grabbed up the plastic jack-o-lantern and hurried onto the streets. He expected the parishoners to be very generous, but he had his crosier ready to bash their pumpkins if they were stingy.
Both jauntily oblivious of Joe's jaundiced eye.Algot Runeman wrote:jaunt
Joe jumped in his jalopy intent on a jaunt with Jill. At the bottom end of the driveway, though, he ran out of gas. Jill went off with Jerry instead.
Robert Cailliau and Sir Timothy John "Tim" Berners-Lee together invented and christened it the "World Wide Web".Algot Runeman wrote:nexus
I'm sure that many pop stars love to be admired by a bevy of adoring fans.Algot Runeman wrote:bemire
The émigrés are slowly being replaced by the expats.Algot Runeman wrote:émigré
You of little faith !E Pericoloso Sporgersi wrote: P.S. I think the lady pinpoints the correct cup with a laser pointer.
I don't know why but Polyanna always reminds me of this.voralfred wrote:EPS is clearly not a Pollyanna. He does not believe ...
Sadly, voralfred's remark makes me rather disconsolate ...Algot Runeman wrote:disconsolate