(n.) a strong movement to advance a cause or idea; (v.) to campaign, work vigorously
to upset; to overthrow; to ruin
showing excitement; overflowing with enthusiasm; boiling; N. ebullience; N. ebullition: state of boiling
a rod or wand borne in the hand as an emblem of regal or imperial power
to calm or soothe
(adj.) showing no feeling or emotion; inanimate; motionless
N. outward decorations; ornaments.
(v.) to support, give a boost to; (n.) a long pillow or cushion; a supporting post
habitually lazy, idle
(n.) a conceited dandy who is overly impressed by his own accomplishments; the fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds; a cap worn by court jesters; adorned with a strip of red
two lines that do NOT lie in the same plane, are not parallel, and do not intersect; to distort or slant.
(adj.) deliberately setting or causing fires; designed to start fires; tending to stir up strife or rebellion; (n.) one who deliberately sets fires, arsonist; one who causes strife
something that discourages or prevents a certain action
lure; persuade to do ( something wrong); attract; tempt
appeasing; soothing; showing willingness to reconcile
a leader or rabble-rouser, usually appealing to emotion or prejudice
to cause to burn or ignite; to arouse or inspire
(v.) rush wildly or violently; Ex. The elephant _______d through the forest; (n.) violent frenzied behavior; Ex. Football crowds went on a ______ through the town.
(v.) to promote trouble or rebellion; to apply warm liquids to, warm
desolate; fruitless and unproductive; lacking
an historical record of events, often arranged in a yearly sequence
(v.) to establish, set up; (n.) an organization for the promotion of learning
unreasonably rigid in the face of argument or entreaty or attack
an amateur who engages in an activity without serious intentions and who pretends to have knowledge