Sentences Containing 'jocund'
The absence of the pervading and jocund steamboatman from the billiard saloon was explained.
More Vocab Words::: nubile - marriageable; of marriageable age; CF. connubial
::: hiatus - gap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break
::: composure - mental calmness
::: seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
::: forward - presumptuous or bold
::: hew - cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.
::: bedizen - dress with vulgar finery
::: ignominy - deep disgrace; shame or dishonor; ADJ. ignominious; Ex. ignominous defeat
::: furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
::: intelligentsia - intellectuals; members of the educated elite (often used derogatorily)