Evans Macbeth Vocab Quiz #1

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thou

informal you

thy

your

thine

yours

-st, -est

2nd person singular informal verb ending

-th, -eth

3rd person singular informal verb ending

hurly-burly

(n) disorderly outburst, often violent

ere

(prep) previous to, before

fair 1

(adj) in accordance with rules

fair 2

(adj) pleasing to the eye, especially because of pure quality

fair 3

(adj) cloudless/sunny

fair 4

(adj) light colored, especially with hair

plight

(n) a terrible, disastrous situation

broil

(n) an angry quarrel

heath

(n) windswept plain, often covered with heather

kern

(n) different types of soldiers

gallowglass

(n) different types of soldiers

nature

(n) human nature

minion

(n) follower

direful

(adj) terrible

arms

(n) weapons

nave

(n) navel, stomach

chaps

(n) cheeks

Golgotha

(n) the hill where Jesus bled and died

dismay 1

(n) agitation, loss of courage, disheartenment

dismay 2

(v) to cause sudden loss of courage, to agitate, to dishearten

flout

(v) to treat with disdain

lavish

(v) to expend or give in great, generous amounts, without limits

disburse 1

(v) to pay out, especially for expenses

disburse 2

(v) to distribute

ronyon (runion)

(n) an ugly old lady

sieve

(n) a strainer

bark

(n) boat

rapt

(adj) spellbound

thane

(n) a low to mid-ranking nobleman

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