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”
-“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”