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. ❤
|ameliorate||(v) make (something bad or unsatisfactory) better.
-“the reform did much to ameliorate living standards”
|blasé||(a) unimpressed with or indifferent to something because one has experienced or seen it so often before.
-“she was becoming quite blasé about the dangers”
|cerebral||(a) of the cerebrum of the brain.
-“a cerebral hemorrhage”
(a) intellectual rather than emotional or physical.
-“she excelled in cerebral pursuits”
|dumbfound||(v) greatly astonish or amaze.
-“she was dumbfounded at the sight that met her eyes”
|endearment||(n) a word or phrase expressing love or affection.
-“she was whispering endearments and repeatedly kissing him”
(n) love or affection.
-“a term of endearment”
|fleece||(n) the woolly covering of a sheep or goat.
-“as the sheep came on board, we grabbed their long shaggy fleeces”
(n) a soft warm fabric with a texture similar to sheep’s wool, used as a lining material.
-“a reversible fleece jacket”
(v) obtain a great deal of money from (someone), typically by overcharging or swindling them.
-“the city’s cab drivers are notorious for fixing fares and fleecing tourists”
(v) cover as if with a fleece.
-“the sky was half blue, half fleeced with white clouds”
|grievance||(n) a real or imagined cause for complaint, especially unfair treatment.
-“a website which enabled staff to air their grievances”
(n) an official statement of a complaint over something believed to be wrong or unfair.
-“three pilots have filed grievances against the company”
(n) a feeling of resentment over something believed to be wrong or unfair.
-“he was nursing a grievance”
|hap||(n) luck; fortune.
-“if you have the good hap to come into their houses”
(n) a chance occurrence, especially an event that is considered unlucky. plural noun: haps
-“I entertained the Company with the many Haps and Disasters”
(v) come about by chance.
-“what can hap to him worthy to be deemed evil?”
(v) have the fortune or luck to do something.
-“where’er I happ’d to roam”
|impenitent||(a) not feeling shame or regret about one’s actions or attitudes.
|kismet||(n) destiny; fate.
-“what chance did I stand against kismet?”