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 Wordscumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
prosody - art of versification; study of the metrical structure of verse
beset - harass or trouble from all directions; hem in
frisk - move about playfully; froric; ADJ. frisky: playful
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
avocation - secondary or minor occupation
ichthyology - study of fish; CF. ichthyo-: fish
asunder - into parts; apart; V. sunder
evenhanded - impartial; fair
espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal