A small pool of water left on the ground after rain.
Children love to jump in puddles after it rains.
While I was jogging last night a car drove through a puddle and splashed me. I was not happy!
Having a sharp brain; intelligent.
My father is a doctor. He is really clever.
You must be clever to learn a new language! It is not easy.
A difficult situation where immediate decisions must be made.
During the crisis the manager was smart to get everyone out of the building.
Calm down! This is not a crisis. We can solve the problem.
The knowledge you have now about a situation that happened in the past.
In hindsight, I should have never trusted that man! He stole all my money!
I wish I could make every decision with hindsight.
Making a strong effect on your mind or feelings.
That new hotel in Paris is very impressive…it is so modern.
The way Jamie makes decisions is impressive. He thinks about every option.
Looking old and in poor condition.
I refuse to move into that shabby apartment!
He earns a lot of money, but for some reason, he always wears shabby clothes to the office.
To start the stage of life when you buy a home and start a family.
At 19 years old, he is too young to settle down!
After many years of working in other countries, she finally settled down in London.
an online diary, or a personal record of thoughts, published on a web page.
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There are millions of blogs on the Internet.
Doing things that can cause damage or harm to others, without caring.
His reckless driving killed that man.
Martin’s reckless comment hurt Kim’s feelings. He needs to think before he speaks!!
That photo is sickening! The newspaper should not show dead people.
The smell was sickening. I had to leave the room.