Wednesday, April 23, 2008

resignedly

Resignedly

Definition: to give (oneself) over without resistance

Sentence: she accepted her fate resignedly

Etymology:
Middle English, from Anglo-French resigner, from Latin resignare, literally, to unseal, cancel, from re- + signare to sign, seal — more at sign

2 comments:

crazysteve06 said...

wow i'm reading this book in my class at SJMS and i have to do the vocabulary 2!

lee woo said...

The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane. See the link below for more info.


#oneself
www.ufgop.org