To better see all uses of the word
preparatory
in
The House of Mirth
please enable javascript.

preparatory
Used In
The House of Mirth
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Remote was the day when she might aspire to exercise the talents she felt confident of possessing; only experienced workers were entrusted with the delicate art of shaping and trimming the hat, and the forewoman still held her inexorably to the routine of preparatory work.

  • There are no more uses of "preparatory" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • The preparatory school has a reputation for sending students to top colleges.
  • She opened the meeting with some preparatory remarks.

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading