Sentences Containing 'jocund'
The absence of the pervading and jocund steamboatman from the billiard saloon was explained.
More Vocab Words::: sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
::: pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
::: paramount - foremost in importance; supreme; CF. para-: beyond; above; Ex. paranormal
::: neophyte - recent convert; new member of a religious group; beginner; CF. plant
::: analogy - similarity; parallelism; comparing two similar things
::: decorous - proper (in behavior, conduct, or appearance)
::: draught - current of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time
::: plaster - paste that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls; V.
::: scabbard - case for a sword blade; sheath
::: maul - handle roughly; batter; injure by beating; Ex. mauled by his overexcited fans; N: heavy long-handled hammer