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 Wordsmogul - powerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian
flowery - full of flowers; full of ornate expressions
caldron - (cauldron) large kettle
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded
abysmal - bottomless
reconnaissance - survey of enemy by soldiers; reconnoitering; V. reconnoiter: make a preliminary inspection of (esp. to gather military information)
chaff - worthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
fusion - union; coalition; V. fuse