Sentences Containing 'jocund'
The absence of the pervading and jocund steamboatman from the billiard saloon was explained.
More Vocab Words::: proviso - stipulation; condition in an agreement; provision
::: perimeter - outer boundary; length of the outer boundary; circumference
::: retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
::: rhapsody - excessively enthusiastic expression of feeling; musical composition of irregular form (as if made up as one plays it)
::: elevation - elevated position; altitude; height; flat upright side of a building; angle made by pointing a gun; Ex. The elevation of her style is much admired; Ex. front elevation of the house
::: dispel - scatter; drive away; cause to vanish
::: spawn - lay eggs (in large numbers); produce offspring (in large numbers); N: eggs of aquatic animals
::: foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
::: dregs - sediment in a liquid; lees; worthless residue
::: allure - entice; attract; tempt