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::: devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
::: enterprising - full of initiative; showing enterprise
::: philanderer - faithless lover; flirt
::: flotsam - drifting wreckage
::: invincible - unconquerable
::: contrived - unnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
::: scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
::: negate - cancel out; nullify; cause to have no effect; deny; N. negation
::: recidivism - habitual return to crime (even after being punished); N. recidivist
::: patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting