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::: appurtenances - subordinate possessions; something added to a more important thing
::: parlance - language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance
::: grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
::: beseech - beg; plead with
::: ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
::: affluence - abundance; wealth
::: parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
::: extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
::: indolent - lazy
::: unequivocal - plain; clear; obvious