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.


attest (v) provide or serve as clear evidence of.

-“his status is attested by his becoming an alderman”

(v) declare that something exists or is the case.

-“I can attest to his tremendous energy”

(v) witness or certify formally.

-“the witnesses must attest and sign the will in the testator’s presence”

(v) enrol as ready for military service.

-“unfortunately for him, he attested”

(v) recruit (someone) for military service by putting them on oath to serve if called upon.

-“2,000,000 men were attested under this system”

breed (v) (of animals) mate and then produce offspring.

– “toads are said to return to the pond of their birth to breed”

(v) cause (an animal) to produce offspring, especially in a controlled and organized way.

-“bitches may not be bred from more than once a year”

-(v) develop (a variety of animal or plant) for a particular purpose or quality.

-“these horses are bred for this sport”

(v) rear and train (someone) to behave in a particular way.

-“Theodora had been beautifully bred”

(v) produce or lead to (something) over a period of time.

-“success had bred a certain arrogance”

(v) create (fissile material) by nuclear reaction.

(n) a stock of animals or plants within a species having a distinctive appearance and typically having been developed by deliberate selection.

-“the big continental breeds are eagerly being imported by British farmers”

(n) a sort or kind of person or thing.

-“a new breed of entrepreneurs was brought into being”

circlet (n) a circular band, typically one made of precious metal, worn on the head as an ornament.
demure (a) (of a woman or her behavior) reserved, modest, and shy.

-“a demure little wife who sits at home minding the house”

(a) (of clothing) suggesting that a woman is demure.

-“a demure white lace cap”

exuberance (n) the quality of being full of energy, excitement, and cheerfulness; ebullience.

-“a sense of youthful exuberance”

(n) the quality of growing profusely; luxuriance.

-“plants growing with wild exuberance”

fulsome (a) complimentary or flattering to an excessive degree.

-“the press are embarrassingly fulsome in their appreciation”

(a) of large size or quantity; generous or abundant.

-“the fulsome details of the later legend”

grotto (n) a small picturesque cave, especially an artificial one in a park or garden.

(n) an indoor structure resembling a cave.

-“visits to Father Christmas’s grotto”

hurl (v) throw or impel (someone or something) with great force.

-“rioters hurled a brick through the windscreen”

(v) push or impel (someone) violently

-“I seized Nathan and hurled him into the lobby”

(v) utter (abuse) vehemently

-“they were hurling insults over a back fence”

(v) vomit

-“it made me want to hurl”

impervious (a) not allowing fluid to pass through.

-“an impervious layer of basaltic clay”

(a) unable to be affected by.

-“he worked, apparently impervious to the heat”

junket (n) a dish of sweetened and flavored curds of milk.

-“junkets of apple-flavored cream”

(n) an extravagant trip or celebration, in particular one enjoyed by government officials at public expense.

-“the latest row over city council junkets”

(v) attend or go on a trip or celebration at public expense.

-“your MP’s worldwide junketing”


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