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. ❤
|antecede||(v) come before (something) in time, order, or position; precede.
-“investigative reporting long antecedes the invention of miniature cameras”
|bouillon||(n) thin soup or stock made by stewing meat, fish, or vegetables in water.|
|combustible||(a) able to catch fire and burn easily.
-“a combustible gas”
(n) a combustible substance.
|drone||(v) make a continuous low humming sound.
-“in the far distance a machine droned”
(n) a continuous low humming sound.
-“he nodded off to the drone of the car engine”
(n) a continuous musical note of low pitch.
-“the drone rose by a third to A”
|extraneous||(a) irrelevant or unrelated to the subject being dealt with.
-“one is obliged to wade through many pages of extraneous material”
(a) of external origin.
-“when the transmitter pack is turned off no extraneous noise is heard”
|frolicsome||(a) lively and playful.|
|growl||(v) (of an animal, especially a dog) make a low guttural sound of hostility in the throat.
-“the dogs yapped and growled at his heels”
(v) (of a person) say something in a low harsh voice, typically in a threatening manner.
-“‘Keep out of this,’ he growled”
(v) make a low or harsh rumbling sound.
-“thunder growls without warning from a summer sky”
(n) a growling sound made by a hostile animal.
-“the bulldog lumbered to her feet with a threatening growl”
(n) a low, harsh sound or utterance.
-“with a growl of fury, he tightened his grip”
|hiatus||(n) a pause or break in continuity in a sequence or activity.
-“there was a brief hiatus in the war with France”
(n) a break between two vowels coming together but not in the same syllable, as in the ear and cooperate.
– “the diaphragmatic hiatus was larger than necessary”
|impetus||(n) the force or energy with which a body moves.
-“hit the booster coil before the flywheel loses all its impetus”
(n) something that makes a process or activity happen or happen more quickly.
-“the ending of the Cold War gave new impetus to idealism”
|knave||(n) a dishonest or unscrupulous man.
(n) (in cards) a jack.