to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
Court is adjourned until 10:00 tomorrow.
Alien (n.), (adj.)
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
New immigrants with customs alien to the community where they have settled.
having a pleasing appearance
A brood of comely children that any parent would be proud to claim.
to make up for; to repay for services
His enthusiasm compensates for his lack of skill.
loose in one's morals or behavior
Literature dealing with the dissolute and degrading aspects of human experience.
not regular or consistent; different from what is ordinarily expected; undependable
So far your effort to land a summer job has been very erratic.
the process of driving or forcing out
The government engaged in mass expulsions.
Feint (n.), (v.)
a deliberately deceptive movement; a pretense; to make a deceptive movement; to make a pretense of
The boxer made a feint with his right, then followed with a left hook.
food for horses or cattle; raw material for a designated purpose
His antics always make good fodder for the gossip columnists.
to strengthen, build up
He took a deep breath to fortify himself before stepping onto the stage.