Daily Vocabulary: 5 Words

6. facetious (fə-ˈsē-shəs):  characterized by wit, joking or jesting often inappropriately

Those facetious remarks of yours were not appreciated.

7. comely (kuhm-lee): agreeable to the sight, pleasing

A comely lass will always attract attention.

8. laudatory  (law-duh-tawr-ee): worthy of praise

That was a laudatory effort on yor part to succeed.

9. alleviate (uhlee-vee-eyt): soften, ease, lighten

He was given a medicine to alleviate his suffering.

10. loll (lol): sprawl awkwardly, relax

Despite the arrival of visitors, the man continued to loll in his chair.

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