Saturday, November 14, 2015

chuckle & sagely

Quotations:

Complete Works of Virginia Woolf:

The chuckling and hissing of water could be plainly heard, and the ship heaved so that he steward bringing plates had to balance himself as he drew the curtain.

Both gentlemen nodded sagely as they carved their apples.

Definitions:

chuckle:
to laugh quietly or to yourself, or say something with a quiet laugh;

sagely:
sage:
wise, especially because you have a lot of experience;

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