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 Wordsincident - event; event that causes a crisis
volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
abhor - detest; hate
peroration - conclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
lethal - deadly
fuddle - make stupid or confused as with alcholic drink; N. in a fuddle: confused
megalomania - mania for doing grandiose things; mental disorder characterized by delusions of wealth, power, or importance
delineate - portray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim