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. ❤
|abridge||(v) shorten (a book, film, speech, etc.) without losing the sense.
-“an abridged text of his speech”
(v) curtail (a right or privilege).
-“even the right to free speech can be abridged”
|barterer||(n) a trader who exchanges goods and not money|
|caricature||(n) a picture, description, or imitation of a person in which certain striking characteristics are exaggerated in order to create a comic or grotesque effect.
-“a crude caricature of the Prime Minister”
(v) make or give a caricature of.
-“he was famous enough to be caricatured by Private Eye”
|deflect||(v) cause (something) to change direction; turn aside from a straight course.
-“the bullet was deflected harmlessly into the ceiling”
(v) (of an object) change direction after hitting something.
-“the ball deflected off Knight’s body”
(v) cause (someone) to deviate from an intended purpose.
-“she refused to be deflected from anything she had set her mind on”
|elope||(v) run away secretly in order to get married.
-“later he eloped with one of the housemaids”
|fertile||(a) (of soil or land) producing or capable of producing abundant vegetation or crops.
-“the fertile coastal plain”
(a) (of a person, animal, or plant) able to conceive young or produce seed.
-“even couples who are fertile may adopt a child”
|genus||(n) a principal taxonomic category that ranks above species and below family, and is denoted by a capitalized Latin name, e.g. Leo.
-“the largest genus of plants with fleshy fruits”
(n) (in philosophical and general use) a class of things which have common characteristics and which can be divided into subordinate kinds.
|heckler||(n) someone who tries to embarrass you with gibes and questions and objections|
|imperious||(a) arrogant and domineering.
-“his imperious demands”
|jubilation||(n) a feeling of great happiness and triumph.
-“unbelievable scenes of jubilation”
-“Arlene was unable to conceal her jubilation”