Difficult Words : Virtuoso and Vindictive
Vindictive (vin DIK tiv) adj: seeking revenge
Jeremy apologized for denting the fender of my car, but I was feeling vindictive so I filed a $30 million lawsuit against him.
Samantha's vindictive ex-husband drove all the way across the country just to punch her in the nose.
To feel vindictive is to be filled with vindictiveness.
Virtuoso (VUR choo OH soh) n: a masterful musician, a masterful practitioner in some other filed
The concert audience fell silent when the virtuoso stepped forward to play the sonata on his electric banjo.
As an artist, he was a virtuoso. As a husband, he was a chump.
Virtuoso can also be an adjective. A virtuoso performance is a performance worthy of a virtuoso.
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