Sentences Containing 'jocund'
The absence of the pervading and jocund steamboatman from the billiard saloon was explained.
More Vocab Words::: incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
::: flamboyant - ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
::: disinclination - unwillingness
::: imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
::: alcove - nook; recess
::: disquietude - uneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
::: gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
::: hyperbole - exaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola
::: innovation - change; something newly introduced; introduction of something new; V. innovate: begin or introduce (something new); be creative; ADJ. innovative
::: generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people