Sentences Containing 'onerous'
The duke embraced Sancho and told him he was heartily sorry he had given up the government so soon, but that he would see that he was provided with some other post on his estate less onerous and more profitable.
More Vocab Words::: dichotomy - division into two opposite parts; split; branching into two parts (especially contradictory ones)
::: colossus - gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance
::: agnostic - one who is skeptical of the existence or knowability of a god or any ultimate reality
::: subliminal - below the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
::: partition - divide into parts
::: presage - foretell; be a warning or sign of; N: presentiment; foreboding; omen
::: compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
::: stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
::: disparity - difference; condition of inequality; OP. parity
::: halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days