A wife sending a short message to her husband:
It was just said on the news that they found a hideous corpse with a hollow head, a cigar among ugly rotten teeth and a bottle of liquor in his hand. I"m worried about you! Please, give me a ring...
n. Trumpet-shaped device formerly used as a hearing-aid.
n. (usu. Spiny) sea animal of the group including the starfish and sea urchin. [greek ekhinos sea-urchin, derma skin]
adj. Sparing; avoiding waste. economically adv.
adj. - of or representing the whole christian world.
- seeking worldwide christian unity. ecumenically adv. Ecumenism n. [greek oikoumenikos of the inhabited earth]
adj. (of a man) womanish in appearance or manner. effeminacy n. Effeminately adv. [latin femina woman]
v. (-cing) 1 give off bubbles of gas.
- be lively. effervescence n. Effervescent adj. [latin: related to *fervent]
v. (-cing) 1 burst into flower.
- a (of a substance) turn to a fine powder on exposure to air. B (of salts) come to the surface and crystallize. C (of a surface) become covered with salt particles. efflorescence n. Efflorescent adj. [latin flos flor- *flower]
adj. Easily done, requiring no effort. effortlessly adv. Effortlessness n.
n. (pl. -ies) impudent audacity. [latin frons front- forehead]