Sentences Containing 'jocund'
The absence of the pervading and jocund steamboatman from the billiard saloon was explained.
More Vocab Words::: orator - public speaker
::: irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
::: metallurgical - pertaining to the art of removing metals from ores; N. metallurgy: science that deals with extracting metals from ores
::: fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
::: intermittent - periodic; on and off; stopping and starting at intervals
::: acrimonious - stinging; caustic; bitter in words or manner; N. acrimony: bitter ill-natured animosity in speech or behavior
::: recluse - hermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive
::: lunar - pertaining to the moon
::: imperturbable - unshakably calm; placid
::: throb - (of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart