Saturday, December 12, 2015

taper & exhilaration

Quotations:

Complete Works of Virginia Woolf:

A very thin line of shadow tapered on the horizon, scarcely thick enough to stand the burden of Paris, which nevertheless rested upon it. They were free of roads, free of mankind, and the same exhilaration at their freedom ran though them all.

Definitions:

taper:
1. to become gradually narrower; to make sth become gradually narrower;
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exhilaration:
exhilarate:
to make sb feel very happy and excited.

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