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promenade
noun
public place
public place
Everyone came to the promenade
for it was a public place.
sacrifices
noun
offering
offerings to a god
The man made many sacrifices or offerings to the god.
provinces
noun
domain
places far from the capital, under Rome control
Provinces were mostly in Rome control back in the 18 hundreds.
revived
verb
restored
brought back to life or a waking state
I had revived him from the deep sleep he was in.
proverb
noun
saying
well known traditional saying expressing truth
Everyone in town knew the proverb for it was a well known, true, traditional saying.
coaxed
transitive verb
urged
gently urged or tried to persuade
The man coaxed the dog so much
that the man's pesuasion payed off.
stodgy
adjective
heavy
heavy, slow in movement
The bear was so stodgy(heavy) that no one could lift him up.
mosaic
noun
pictures
pictures or designs
The mosaic was so artistic that I thought it was the most expensive painting ever.
villa
noun
mansion
large house
That rich man lived in a villa for his house was huge.
ambitious
adjective
enterprising
eager to succeed or achieve
He was so ambitious that he was always talking about achieving his goal.