The Greatest Salesman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Scroll Marked 8:

Today I will multiply my value a hundredfold.

raiment

clothing, particularly fancy clothing

  • The ladies always wore their best raiment when calling on friends.

devour

to eat greedily and hungrily

  • He devoured three sandwiches.

swine

a pig

  • Her morning chores included feeding the chickens and swine.

nurture

to encourage or support the development of someone or something

  • He was an inspiring leader who nurtured the talents of his colleagues.

stature

height

  • He was a man of small stature.

whim

a sudden wish to do something without having a reason

  • We booked the holiday on a whim.

hearth

a fireplace; the symbolic center of family life.

  • The family gathered by the hearth every night.

utmost

to the greatest extent; as much as possible

  • The mountain challenged him to the utmost of his ability.

 

utter

to speak or make a sound

  • He¬†uttered¬†strange sounds that nobody could understand.

stalk

the long and slender stem of a plant

  • She liked to chew on a stalk of celery.