Hello and welcome to exampundit. So here are the Daily Word List of 10 January, 2017.
having lack of thought.
Synonyms: empty, unintelligent,
Use: There is no
substance to her vacuous claim on the property!
(adj): something which is beneficiary or in favour.
Synonyms: full of
promise, Good, favorable, auspicious, opportune.
Use: "the timing for such a meeting seemed propitious"
Intentionally stirring up strife, trouble.
Use: Politics is
an incendiary topic; it tends to cause fights to break out.
lack of interest or mental lethargy.
lethargy, apathy, disinterest.
was the most potent ally of our imposed order; for Eastern government rested
not so much on consent or force, as on the common supinity, hebetude, lack-a-
daisiness, which gave a minority undue effect.
Use: For days, online
forums sparked with outrage against politicians and race organizers, a tone
that turned to vitriol against runners, even from some shaming other runners
for being selfish.
brilliance of success or effort;
Synonyms: style, flair,
dynamism, glory, renown.
finished his recital with great éclat"
To dress as, or to adopt the style of.
writes a dandified prose"
extreme greed for wealth or material gain.
Use: "he was
rich beyond the dreams of avarice"
9. Maraud (v):
to move about in roving fashion looking for plunder.
and plunder, despoil, harass.
Use: a marauding
who wastes time or resources extravagantly.
rake, Vagabond, profligate.
Use: Mary’ mother
- if that was her picture - may have been a wastrel in her spare time (she had
thirteen children by a minister of the church), but if so her gay and
dissipated life had left too few traces of its pleasures on her face.