a military officer who acts as an administrative assistant to a senior officer.
a person’s assistant or deputy.
a large black-and-white stork with a massive bill and a bare head and neck, found in India and Southeast Asia.
a fine-grained, translucent form of gypsum, typically white, often carved into ornaments.
made of alabaster.
claim or assert that someone has done something illegal or wrong, typically without proof that this is the case.
suppose or affirm to be the case.
the action of the sea or a river in forming new land by deposition.
smear or daub with a sticky substance.
an expert in formal rhetoric.
a speaker whose words are primarily intended to impress or persuade.
the part of a theater stage in front of the curtain.
short for proscenium arch.
a grammatical mistake in speech or writing.
a breach of good manners; a piece of incorrect behavior.