Jan 8, 2010

Random Words from reading books

a total desertion of or departure from one's religion, principles, party, cause, etc.
Mex: My apostasy from Christianity was unexpected for my family
the part of an artless, innocent, unworldly girl or young woman, esp. as represented on the stage.
next to the last
: the penultimate scene of the play.
: As usual, Dean talked a mile a minute, in rapid, rippling, pyrrhic lines whose only stress fell on the last or penultimate syllable.
1.of or pertaining to the north wind.
2.of or pertaining to the north.