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.


amicable (a) characterized by friendliness and absence of discord.

-“an amicable settlement of the dispute”

bode (v) be a portent of a particular outcome.

-“their argument did not bode well for the future”

cataract (n) a large waterfall.

-“the river descends in a succession of spectacular cataracts”

(n) a sudden rush of water; a downpour.

-“the rain enveloped us in a deafening cataract”

(n) a medical condition in which the lens of the eye becomes progressively opaque, resulting in blurred vision.

-“she had cataracts in both eyes”

discretion (n) the quality of behaving or speaking in such a way as to avoid causing offence or revealing confidential information.

-“she knew she could rely on his discretion”

(n) the freedom to decide what should be done in a particular situation.

-“local authorities should use their discretion in setting the charges”

encomiastic (a) formally expressing praise

-“How splendid—what taste—how very beautiful—so elegant—so massive—so chaste! and fifty other encomiastic phrases.”

frond (n) the leaf or leaf-like part of a palm, fern, or similar plant.

– “fronds of bracken”

gourmand (n) a person who enjoys eating and often eats too much.

(n) a connoisseur of good food; a gourmet.

hereafter (adv) from now on

-“he’d promised that Rachel would be the idol of his heart hereafter”.

(n) life after death.

-“suffering is part of our preparation for the hereafter”

incorporate (v) take in or contain (something) as part of a whole; include.

-“he has incorporated in his proposals a number of measures”

(v) combine (ingredients) into one substance.

-“add the cheeses and butter and process briefly to incorporate them”

(v) constitute (a company, city, or other organization) as a legal corporation.

-“limited liability companies could only be incorporated under the 1930 Act”

(a) having a bodily form; embodied.

-“through an incorporate resilience, slighted confidence restores itself”

knotty (a) full of knots.

-“paneling in knotty pine”

(a) extremely difficult or complex.

-“a knotty legal problem”


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