• Please help ... What is meant by 'envelopes' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: Please, provide a recent utility bill, payslip or bank statement with your name, address and a date. Photos of envelopes and IDs are not accepted
    Context: Please, provide a recent utility bill, payslip or bank statement with your name, address and a date. Photos of envelopes and IDs are not accepted
    7 answers · Languages · 3 months ago
  • Please help ...What is meant by 'pick up' here in this context? Thanks?

    Shea Body Butter - Upon application The product is easy to pick up The formula feels ultra-rich
    Shea Body Butter - Upon application The product is easy to pick up The formula feels ultra-rich
    2 answers · Languages · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'rich' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: They were now led out in front of the headquarters lodge and placed in a kneeling position upon a carpet of rich robes and furs, the men upon the right hand, stripped and painted black, with a round spot of red just over the heart, while the women, dressed in their best, were arranged upon the left.
    Context: They were now led out in front of the headquarters lodge and placed in a kneeling position upon a carpet of rich robes and furs, the men upon the right hand, stripped and painted black, with a round spot of red just over the heart, while the women, dressed in their best, were arranged upon the left.
    8 answers · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'throughout' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: For many years, ATD has given joy to consumers and customers throughout our unique business portfolio.
    Context: For many years, ATD has given joy to consumers and customers throughout our unique business portfolio.
    1 answer · Languages · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'surmounted' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: I have never been able to determine that this cross had any significance; it was probably nothing more than a dramatic coincidence that surmounted the Sun-Dance pole with the symbol of Christianity.
    Context: I have never been able to determine that this cross had any significance; it was probably nothing more than a dramatic coincidence that surmounted the Sun-Dance pole with the symbol of Christianity.
    9 answers · Languages · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'singular' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: Context: During the era of reconstruction they modified their customs and beliefs continually, creating a singular admixture of Christian with pagan superstitions, and an addition to the old folk-lore of disguised Bible stories under an Indian aspect.
    Context: Context: During the era of reconstruction they modified their customs and beliefs continually, creating a singular admixture of Christian with pagan superstitions, and an addition to the old folk-lore of disguised Bible stories under an Indian aspect.
    1 answer · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'well' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: We have no authentic study of them until well along in the transition period, when whiskey and trade had already debauched their native ideals.
    Context: We have no authentic study of them until well along in the transition period, when whiskey and trade had already debauched their native ideals.
    5 answers · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'note' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: However that may be, it is an unquestionable fact that the only religious leaders of any note who have arisen among the native tribes since the advent of the white man, the "Shawnee Prophet" in 1762, and the half-breed prophet of the "Ghost Dance" in 1890, both founded their claims or prophecies upon the Gospel story.
    Context: However that may be, it is an unquestionable fact that the only religious leaders of any note who have arisen among the native tribes since the advent of the white man, the "Shawnee Prophet" in 1762, and the half-breed prophet of the "Ghost Dance" in 1890, both founded their claims or prophecies upon the Gospel story.
    4 answers · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Please help .. Does 'made' here mean create or perform? Thanks?

    Context: Context: Indian Sun Dance It was chosen and felled with some solemnity, including the ceremony of the "filled pipe," and was carried in the fashion of a litter, symbolizing the body of the man who made the dance.
    Context: Context: Indian Sun Dance It was chosen and felled with some solemnity, including the ceremony of the "filled pipe," and was carried in the fashion of a litter, symbolizing the body of the man who made the dance.
    3 answers · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'embraced' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: If rescued from imminent danger, he must acknowledge the divine favor by making a Sun Dance, according to the vow embraced in his prayer, in which he declared that he did not fear torture or death, but asked life only for the sake of those who loved him.
    Context: If rescued from imminent danger, he must acknowledge the divine favor by making a Sun Dance, according to the vow embraced in his prayer, in which he declared that he did not fear torture or death, but asked life only for the sake of those who loved him.
    1 answer · Languages · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'dark shadows' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: It is noteworthy that the first effect of contact with the whites was an increase of cruelty and barbarity, an intensifying of the dark shadows in the picture!
    Context: It is noteworthy that the first effect of contact with the whites was an increase of cruelty and barbarity, an intensifying of the dark shadows in the picture!
    4 answers · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'deed' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: Indian names were either characteristic nicknames given in a playful spirit, deed names, birth names, or such as have a religious and symbolic meaning.
    Context: Indian names were either characteristic nicknames given in a playful spirit, deed names, birth names, or such as have a religious and symbolic meaning.
    4 answers · Languages · 4 months ago
  • Please help ...What is meant by 'every other' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: Indeed, the enforced intimacy of tent life would soon become intolerable, were it not for these instinctive reserves and delicacies, this unfailing respect for the established place and possessions of every other member of the family circle, this habitual quiet, order, and decorum.
    Context: Indeed, the enforced intimacy of tent life would soon become intolerable, were it not for these instinctive reserves and delicacies, this unfailing respect for the established place and possessions of every other member of the family circle, this habitual quiet, order, and decorum.
    3 answers · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Please help ...What is meant by 'virgin breast' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: She wanders prayerful in the stillness of great woods, or on the bosom of the untrodden prairie, and to her poetic mind the immanent birth of her child prefigures the advent of a master-man -- a hero, or the mother of heroes -- a thought conceived in the virgin breast of primeval nature, and dreamed out in a hush that is only broken by the... show more
    Context: She wanders prayerful in the stillness of great woods, or on the bosom of the untrodden prairie, and to her poetic mind the immanent birth of her child prefigures the advent of a master-man -- a hero, or the mother of heroes -- a thought conceived in the virgin breast of primeval nature, and dreamed out in a hush that is only broken by the sighing of the pine tree or the thrilling orchestra of a distant waterfall.
    1 answer · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'picture' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: Transfers are anonymous and your personal information doesn't enter the picture: it doesn't go through banks, government agencies, or anywhere else.
    Context: Transfers are anonymous and your personal information doesn't enter the picture: it doesn't go through banks, government agencies, or anywhere else.
    3 answers · Languages · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... Does this sentence still remains the same if I omit "in exchange for"? Thanks?

    Context: Trade for cryptocurrency or use the internal p2p platform to buy/sell in exchange for fiat money.
    Context: Trade for cryptocurrency or use the internal p2p platform to buy/sell in exchange for fiat money.
    2 answers · Languages · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'delivered' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: Your LaCie device is delivered formatted as HFS+ for Mac with a single RAID 0 array. Review the instructions below for your operating system.
    Context: Your LaCie device is delivered formatted as HFS+ for Mac with a single RAID 0 array. Review the instructions below for your operating system.
    5 answers · Words & Wordplay · 4 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'many irreligious' here in this context? Thanks?

    Context: To him, it appeared shocking and almost incredible that there were among this people who claimed superiority many irreligious, who did not even pretend to profess the national faith. Not only did they not profess it, but they stooped so low as to insult their God with profane and sacrilegious speech!
    Context: To him, it appeared shocking and almost incredible that there were among this people who claimed superiority many irreligious, who did not even pretend to profess the national faith. Not only did they not profess it, but they stooped so low as to insult their God with profane and sacrilegious speech!
    5 answers · Words & Wordplay · 5 months ago
  • Please help ... What is meant by 'primitive Christianity' in the second paragraph? Thanks?

    Context: He scorned them, even as a lofty spirit absorbed in its stern task rejects the soft beds, the luxurious food, the pleasure-worshiping dalliance of a rich neighbor. It was clear to him that virtue and happiness are independent of these things, if not incompatible with them. There was undoubtedly much in primitive Christianity to appeal to... show more
    Context: He scorned them, even as a lofty spirit absorbed in its stern task rejects the soft beds, the luxurious food, the pleasure-worshiping dalliance of a rich neighbor. It was clear to him that virtue and happiness are independent of these things, if not incompatible with them. There was undoubtedly much in primitive Christianity to appeal to this man, and Jesus' hard sayings to the rich and about the rich would have been entirely comprehensible to him.
    4 answers · Religion & Spirituality · 5 months ago