Sentences Containing 'exult'
But the instant Ambrosio saw her he addressed her, with manifest indignation: "Art thou come, by chance, cruel basilisk of these mountains, to see if in thy presence blood will flow from the wounds of this wretched being thy cruelty has robbed of life; or is it to exult over the cruel work of thy humours that thou art come; or like another pitiless Nero to look down from that height upon the ruin of his Rome in embers; or in thy arrogance to trample on this ill-fated corpse, as the ungrateful daughter trampled on her father Tarquin's?
More Vocab Wordsgestate - evolve as in prenatal growth; N. gestation: period of development from conception until birth
nebulous - vague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
subsidy - direct financial aid by government, etc.; V. subsidize: assist with a subsidy
flowery - full of flowers; full of ornate expressions
geniality - cheerfulness; kindliness; sympathy; ADJ. genial: cheerful and good-tempered
unobtrusive - inconspicuous; not blatant
epaulet - (epaulette) ornament worn on the shoulder (of a uniform, etc.)
arduous - hard; strenuous; Ex. arduous work
beeline - direct quick route
shear - remove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors