« It is not giving children more that spoils them; it is giving them more to avoid confrontation. »
- Socratic method noun: A method of teaching in which, instead of giving the answer, the teacher guides students to it by asking them a series of questions.
- eschew Definition: (verb) Avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of. Synonyms: shun. Usage: Unlike many Hollywood starlets, she eschews publicity and does her best to avoid being photographed in public. Discuss
- Dunkirk noun: 1. A desperate evacuation or retreat. 2. A crisis requiring drastic measures to avoid total disaster.
- wrapper Definition: (noun) A loose dressing gown for women. Synonyms: housecoat, negligee, peignoir. Usage: She wore a faded old wrapper, and her gray hair was decidedly untidy. Discuss