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::: shuffle - mix together; jumble; move (something) from one place to another; slide (the feet) along the ground while walking; Ex. shuffle papers from one pile to another; N.
::: braggart - boaster; bragger
::: embroider - decorate with needlework; ornament (a story) with fancy or fictitious details; embellish
::: grudging - unwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)
::: betroth - become engaged to marry
::: imponderable - weightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound
::: benign - kindly; favorable; not malignant (disease); Ex. benign tumor
::: dominate - control; rule; enjoy a commanding position in; overlook from a height;
::: acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
::: catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis