Sentences Containing 'exult'
But the instant Ambrosio saw her he addressed her, with manifest indignation: "Art thou come, by chance, cruel basilisk of these mountains, to see if in thy presence blood will flow from the wounds of this wretched being thy cruelty has robbed of life; or is it to exult over the cruel work of thy humours that thou art come; or like another pitiless Nero to look down from that height upon the ruin of his Rome in embers; or in thy arrogance to trample on this ill-fated corpse, as the ungrateful daughter trampled on her father Tarquin's?
More Vocab Words::: predispose - give an inclination toward (in advance); make susceptible to; Ex. predispose people to certain cancer; N. predisposition
::: stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
::: pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
::: amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
::: hyperbole - exaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola
::: hue - color; aspect; Ex. opinions of every hue
::: amphitheater - oval building with tiers of seats; CF. arena
::: conifer - pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen
::: aboriginal - being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native; indigenous; N. aborigine
::: nauseous - causing nausea; feeling nausea