The Wife and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov

By Anton Chekhov

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ANTONYMS: (adv) approvingly, dry, raucous, beefy, strapping, bag, garget. brawny, sturdy; (n) Eskimo dog. quivering: (adj, n) trembling, tremor, hopefully. ANTONYMS: (adj) high, puny, small, quaking, trepidation; (n) palpitation, sheets: (n) rain, bed linen. quiver, vibration; (adj) flutter, whim: (n, v) fancy, vagary, humor, smooth, soft. naivete: (n) artlessness, innocence, freak; (n) notion, impulse, fad, mood, quavering, shivering, tremulous. naiveness, credulousness, gullibility, ANTONYM: (adj) steady.

Yes. . " "It's only people who don't care who take no thought," said I. Thesaurus candour: (n) candidness, frankness, forthrightness, fairness, rectitude, purity, straightforwardness, equity, truth, sincerity, simplicity. cauliflower: (n) crucifer, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, colliflower, cruciferous vegetable, krausen. curd: (v) cake; (n) curdle, foodstuff, crud, cottage cheese; (adj) grume, jam, pap, poultice, pudding, rob. dumplings: (n) alimentary paste. giblets: (n) offal, organs. idealist: (n) dreamer, romanticist, seer, kale, dough, advantage, mammon, romantic, illusionist, optimist, dividend, return, income.

He laughed till he coughed, laid his head on my breast, and said what he always did say on meeting me: "You grow younger and younger. " "I've come to return your call, Ivan Ivanitch," I said untruthfully. " "I am delighted, my dear fellow. I am an old man; I like respect. . " From his voice and his blissfully smiling face, I could see that he was greatly flattered by my visit. Two peasant women helped me off with my coat in the Thesaurus blissfully: (adv) gladly, joyfully, (adv) downwards; (n) descent.

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