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::: sage - person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise
::: slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
::: callow - youthful; immature; inexperienced
::: jocular - said or done in jest or playfully; marked by joking
::: articulate - effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints
::: knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
::: posterity - descendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
::: denigrate - blacken; defame
::: stipulate - state as a necessary condition (of an agreement); make express conditions; specify; Ex. He stipulated payment in advance
::: unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation