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. ❤
|amplify||(v) increase the volume of (sound), especially using an amplifier.
-“amplified pop music”
(v) enlarge upon or add detail to (a story or statement).
-“the notes amplify information contained in the statement”
|blunt||(a) of a cutting implement) not having a sharp edge or point.
-“a blunt knife”
(a) (of a person or remark) uncompromisingly forthright.
-“a blunt statement of fact”
(v) make or become less sharp.
-“wood can blunt your axe”
(n) a hollowed-out cigar filled with cannabis.
|collaborate||(v) work jointly on an activity or project.
-“he collaborated with him on numerous hotel projects”
(v) cooperate traitorously with an enemy.
-“during the last war they collaborated with the Nazis”
|detain||(v) keep (someone) from proceeding by holding them back or making claims on their attention.
-“she made to open the door, but he detained her”
(v) keep (someone) in official custody, typically for questioning about a crime or in a politically sensitive situation.
-“she was detained without trial for two years”
(v) officially seize and hold (goods).
-“customs officers may detain goods for up to two days”
|exemplary||(a) serving as a desirable model; very good.
(a) (of a punishment) serving as a warning or deterrent.
-“exemplary sentencing may discourage the violent minority”
|filing||(n) a small particle rubbed off by a file when smoothing or shaping something.
|geriatrics||(n) the branch of medicine or social science dealing with the health and care of old people.|
|herbivorous||(a) feeding only on plants|
|implode||(v) collapse or cause to collapse violently inwards.
-“both the windows had imploded”
|jurisdiction||(n) the official power to make legal decisions and judgements.
-“the English court had no jurisdiction over the defendants”
(n) a system of law courts; a judicature.
-“in some jurisdictions there is a mandatory death sentence for murder”
(n) the territory or sphere of activity over which the legal authority of a court or other institution extends.
-“several different tax jurisdictions”