Acronym of Air Raid Patrol. Group of citizens in wartime London who would warn Londoners about impending night time air raids by the German Air Force; the warning would be sounded by whining alarm
Removal from a place of danger to a place of safety, for example, in this novel removal from London to the countryside
Showy, unnecessary ornamentation
Uncrystallized syrup deriving from raw sugar during the refinement process
Subtle differences in shade, color or meaning
Spreading throughout. An entire area
Gypsy whose roots are in Eastern Europe
Stone ornament with a bronze top used for telling the time
Acronym of Women's Volunteer Service, an prganization that enabled women during World War One in England to fill roles that were left by men fighting on the front line
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