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Tragedy

drama in which the protagonist is overcome by some superior force or circumstance

Hurly-burly

commotion

Valour

the qualities of a hero or heroine

Prophetic

foretelling events as if by supernatural intervention

Heath

a tract of level wasteland

Treason

an act of deliberate betrayal

Aside

a message that departs from the main subject

Soliloquy

a (usually long) dramatic speech intended to give the illusion of unspoken reflections

Liege

city in eastern Belgium

Augment

enlarge or increase

Direful

causing fear or dread or terror

Kerns

footsoldiers

Lavish

very generous

Ronyon

mangy creature

Dwindle

become smaller or lose substance

Prosperous

tending to favor or bring good luck

Enkindle

call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

Garments

articles of clothing

Interim

the time between one event, process, or period and another

Tyrant

a cruel and oppressive dictator

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