Here is my story using 10 words of the day 🙂 . Would love to read your comments, discussions on the story, even better if you drop your word story for the day. ❤
|abdicate||(v) (of a monarch) renounce one’s throne.
-“in 1918 Kaiser Wilhelm abdicated as German emperor”
(v) fail to fulfil or undertake (a responsibility or duty).
-“the government was accused of abdicating its responsibility”
|benevolent||(a) well meaning and kindly.
-“he was something of a benevolent despot” (of an organization)
(a) serving a charitable rather than a profit-making purpose.
-“a benevolent fund”
|circumspect||(a) wary and unwilling to take risks.
-“the officials were very circumspect in their statements”
|desperate||(a) feeling or showing a hopeless sense that a situation is so bad as to be impossible to deal with.
-“a desperate sadness enveloped Ruth”
(a)(of a person) having a great need or desire for something.
-“I am desperate for a cigarette”
|energize||(v) give vitality and enthusiasm to.
-“people were energized by his ideas”
(v) supply energy, typically kinetic or electrical energy, to (something).
-“floor sensors are energized by standing passengers”
|forensic||(a)relating to or denoting the application of scientific methods and techniques to the investigation of crime.
(a) relating to courts of law.
(n) scientific tests or techniques used in connection with the detection of crime.
|grapple||(v) engage in a close fight or struggle without weapons; wrestle.
-“passers-by grappled with the man after the knife attack”
(v)seize or hold with a grappling hook.
(n) an act of grappling.
(n) an instrument for seizing hold of something; a grappling hook.
|hew||(v) chop or cut (something, especially wood or coal) with an axe, pick, or other tool.
-“master carpenters would hew the logs with an axe”
(v) conform or adhere to.
-“his administration would hew to high ethical standards”
|incontinent||(a) having no or insufficient voluntary control over urination or defecation.
-“elderly, incontinent parents”
(a) lacking self-restraint; uncontrolled.
-“the incontinent hysteria of the massed pop fans”
|junta||(n) a military or political group that rules a country after taking power by force.
-“the country’s ruling military junta”
(n) a deliberative or administrative council in Spain or Portugal.