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::: resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
::: internecine - mutually destructive
::: daunt - intimidate; frighten; discourage; dishearten
::: demure - (of a woman or child) grave; quiet and serious; coy; pretending to be demure
::: remediable - reparable
::: pith - core or marrow; spongelike substance in the center of stems; essence; substance
::: projectile - missile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
::: query - inquiry; question; V.
::: totter - shake or move unsteadily; sway as if about to fall
::: irreconcilable - impossible to reconcile; incompatible; not able to be resolved