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::: fanaticism - excessive zeal; extreme devotion to a belief or cause; N. fanatic; ADJ. fanatic
::: pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
::: denizen - (animal, person, or plant) inhabitant or resident of a particular place; regular visitor
::: confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
::: incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
::: earthy - unrefined; coarse; of earth; Ex. earthy remarks; OP. ethereal
::: actuate - motivate; activate; cause to act
::: catechism - book for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
::: underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
::: prosperity - good fortune and financial success; physical well-being