Sentences Containing 'jocund'
The absence of the pervading and jocund steamboatman from the billiard saloon was explained.
More Vocab Words::: overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
::: sheaf - bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together
::: unwarranted - unjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
::: convert - one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: change into another form; (persuade to) adopt a particular religion or belief
::: amputate - cut off part of body; prune (a limb)
::: smudge - dirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
::: edict - decree (especially one issued by a sovereign); official command
::: wastrel - waster; profligate
::: lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
::: exorbitant - (of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds