Wordscape - 18
The wired cage that holds the cork in a bottle of champagne.
Eg. Removing the agraffe and cork of a wine bottle is an art in itself.
An abnormal fear of open spaces or public spaces
Eg. The teenager went for counseling as he suffered from agoraphobia.
Rough with bristles; shaggy
Eg. The porcupine is a hispide and can shoot its quills.
A drink made with hot milk curdled with ale or wine, etc. flavoured with spices and formerly used as a remedy for colds, etc.
Eg. A glass of posset was all she needed to settle her stuffy nose and cold.
A variety of thin, rich silk material
Eg. The wedding gown of white sendal and lace made the bride look ethereal.