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::: ingenuous - naive and trusting; young; unsophisticated; candid
::: choreography - art of representing dances in written symbols; arrangement of dances
::: ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos
::: foresight - ability to foresee future happenings; prudence in providing for the future
::: mores - conventions; moral standards; moral customs
::: canvass - determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
::: rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
::: contagion - infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
::: archaic - antiquated; no longer used; belonging to the past; N.
::: fulcrum - support on which a lever rests or pivots