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 Wordsinterminable - endless
trifle - something of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt
precipitant - something that causes a substance in a chemical solution to separate out in solid form; ħ
tenancy - possession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
florid - ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
suckle - give or take milk at the breast or udder
matin - \'ee(matinee) dramatic or musical performance given in the afternoon