Sentences Containing 'bacchanalian'
No vivacious Bacchanalian flame leaped out of the pressed grape of Monsieur Defarge: but, a smouldering fire that burnt in the dark, lay hidden in the dregs of it.
'I am very well,' said I; 'and not at all Bacchanalian tonight, though I confess to another party of three.'
More Vocab Words::: portly - stout; corpulent
::: impertinent - insolent; rude; not pertinent; N. impertinence
::: apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
::: encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.
::: evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit
::: putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
::: smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
::: despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
::: swipe - hit with a sweeping motion; N.
::: callus - area of thick hard skin