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 Wordsdistract - take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
disquietude - uneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
anonymity - state of being nameless; anonymousness; ADJ. anonymous
veracious - (of a person) truthful
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
philistine - narrow-minded person, uncultured and exclusively interested in material gain; uncultured person who is indifferent to artistic and cultural values; member of an ancient people in Palestine; OP. aesthete
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots