Sentences Containing 'jocund'
The absence of the pervading and jocund steamboatman from the billiard saloon was explained.
More Vocab Wordsbadger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
amnesia - loss of memory
myriad - very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand
hallucination - delusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
luxuriate - take pleasure in great comfort
murmur - low, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble
leery - (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious
douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
cartographer - map-maker