To clear guilt, or to free from a promise or responsibility.
To foreshadow in an indirect way.
A short, instructive saying.
A defamatory expression; slander.
One who works with another, usually in a subordinate position.
Existing at or dating from birth; being an essential characteristic.
A lively spirit with a distinctive style.
Pertinent and fitting.
An interruption or gap in space, continuity, or time.
To confine within or as if within walls; to imprison.
Not to be avoided or changed; inevitable.
Marked by slaughter; mutually destructive.
To appeal to earnestly.
A person or thing that serves as an example for its kind; an original.
Occurring every four years.