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. ❤
|affirmation||(n) the action or process of affirming something or being affirmed
-“he nodded in affirmation”
(n) emotional support or encouragement
-“the lack of one or both parents’ affirmation leaves some children emotionally crippled”
|bucolic||(a) of or relating to the pleasant aspects of the countryside and country life
-“the church is lovely for its bucolic setting”
(n) a pastoral poem.
|chronicle||(n) a factual written account of important or historical events in the order of their occurrence.
(v) record (a related series of events) in a factual and detailed way
-“his work chronicles 20th-century displacement and migration”
|delta||(n) the fourth letter of the Greek alphabet (Δ, δ), transliterated as ‘d.’
(n) a code word representing the letter D, used in radio communication.
(n) variation of a variable or function.
(n) a finite increment.
(n) (astronomy) declination.
(n) a triangular tract of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river, typically where it diverges into several outlets.
|errant||(a) erring or straying from the proper course or standards
-“he could never forgive his daughter’s errant ways”
(a) traveling in search of adventure
-“that same lady errant”
(a) (zoology) (of a polychaete worm) of a predatory kind that moves about actively and is not confined to a tube or burrow.
|fusillade||(n) a series of shots fired or missiles thrown all at the same time or in quick succession
-“marchers had to dodge a fusillade of missiles”
(v) attack (a place) or shoot down (someone) by a series of shots fired at the same time or in quick succession.
|gull||(n) a long-winged, web-footed seabird with a raucous call, typically having white plumage with a gray or black mantle.
(v) fool or deceive (someone)
-“workers had been gulled into inflicting poverty and deprivation upon themselves”
(n) a person who is fooled or deceived.
|hull||(n) the main body of a ship or other vessel, including the bottom, sides, and deck but not the masts, superstructure, rigging, engines, and other fittings.
(v) hit and pierce the hull of (a ship) with a missile.
-“the ship was being hulled and all would die”
(n) the outer covering of a fruit or seed, especially the pod of peas and beans, or the husk of grain.
(v) remove the hulls from (fruit, seeds, or grain).
-“a cup of hulled strawberries”
|incorporeal||(a) not composed of matter; having no material existence.
-“a supreme but incorporeal being called God”
(a) having no physical existence
|jargon||(n) special words or expressions used by a profession or group that are difficult for others to understand. “legal jargon”
(n) a form of language regarded as barbarous, debased, or hybrid.
(n) a translucent, colourless, or smoky gem variety of zircon.