(noun) a feeling of anticipation or anxiety over a future event
(verb) to lose heart or courage in difficulty or danger; shrink with fear.
given to or characterized by bursts of excitement.
a spiritual power or personal quality that gives an individual influence or authority over large numbers of people.
to speak disparagingly of; denounce as faulty or worthless;
watchful and discreet; cautious; prudent: circumspect behavior.
a marsh or bog.
VERB: to spread (plaster, mud, etc.) on or over something: to daub plaster on a brick wall
of, pertaining to, or characterized by sudden or rash action, emotion, etc.; impulsive: an impetuous decision; an impetuous person.
a feeling of doubt, distrust, or apprehension
to lower in dignity, honor, or standing; debase: He demeaned himself by accepting the bribe
undertaken quickly and suddenly; made precipitately; hasty: a headlong flight.
to work havoc upon; damage or mar by ravages: a face ravaged by grief.
to penetrate through the pores, interstices, etc., of.
to pass into or through every part of: Bright sunshine permeated the room.
having a difficult and contrary disposition
exceptional or superior ability, skill, or strength: his prowess as a public speaker.
to stand or hold out against; resist or oppose, especially successfully: to withstand rust; to withstand the invaders; to withstand temptation
lowly and sometimes degrading: menial work.
deep and painful regret for wrongdoing; compunction
to think fit or in accordance with one's dignity; condescend: He would not deign to discuss the matter with us.
an artificial substance or article used to replace something natural or genuine; a substitute.
anything perceived or happening that is believed to portend a good or evil event or circumstance in the future; portent.
to cut short; cut off a part of; abridge; reduce; diminish.
haughtily disdainful or contemptuous, as a person or a facial expression.
to welcome or salute with shouts or sounds of joy and approval; applaud: to acclaim the conquering heroes.