A defensive wall (Noun)
Ex:Quebec City is the only city in North America with a BULWARK built entirely around it.
Out of place (Adjective)
together side by side to show contrast (Verb)
To make or become greater (Verb)
Ex: The king attempted to Augment his army by going into villages and drafting men into service.
Delicate floating cobwebs; a sheer gauzy fabric (Noun & Adjective)
Ex: The bride wore a white silk wedding dress . A gossamer of fine Italian lace gently touched her face.
To tease but not give (Verb)
a apparent contradiction (Noun)
hostility; deep seated hatred (Noun)
to raise high; glorify (Verb)
causing fear or dread or terror
lacking energy; weak; showing little interest in anything (adjective)
Lay around, to be lazy, lacking in vigor or vitality; slack or slow: a languid manner. (Verb)
A natural attraction; kinship; similarity (Noun)
able to deal authoritatively with affairs (Adjective)
to make holy
cause pain or suffering
a mixture of different things; hodge-podge
dullness owing to length or slowness
sharply contrasted in character or purpose
the juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to give a feeling of balance
Worthy of blame (Adjective); (Noun)
To free from association or blame. (Verb)
engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together.
Reluctant to draw attention to yourself
Treating serious matters lightly.
Showing great reverence for god.
Of or relating to pedagogy
Call to mind or evoke
Harsh or corrosive in tone.
Increase in phase.
Decrease in phase.
A prayer consisting of a series of invocations by the priest with responses from the congregation.
Show submission or fear.
Not fully developed in mature animals.
Marked by lack of definite plan or regularity or purpose.
Voluntary self-punishment in order to atone for some wrongdoing.
A person who is loyal to their allegiance (especially in times of revolt).
An award or honor. (noun)
Inflict severe punishment on
Secret, hidden; concealed. (Adjective)
Affording no ease or reassurance
characterized by anger
A state of inactivity (in business or art etc).
Easily irritated or annoyed.
A heavy rain.
Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements.
Become less in amount or intensity.
Consent to, give permission.
An extremely large number. (Noun)
Abundant; Plentiful. (Adjective)
An act intending or showing kindness and good will.
What God provides.
Reject outright and bluntly.
To cause to burn or ignite; to arouse or inspire. (Verb)
To lecture, berate. (Verb)
Sharp edge or point.
To wail. (Verb)
A very steep cliff.
Stern, as in manner, without excess, unadorned, severely simple and plain. (Adjective)
Not admitting of passage or capable of being affected.
Capable of being touched or felt. (Adjective)
Capable of being perceived by the senses or the mind
A sense that something is about to occur. (Noun)
A timely benefit, a blessing
Going straight to the point. (Adjective)
Dirty, wretched as from poverty or lack of care. (adjective)
(Noun) Appearance, sembalance
A deep opening in the earth's surface, a gorge.
A rope or chain that allows limited movement; the limit of one's resources or strength. (Verb, Noun)
To give a false appearance, to pretend. (Verb)
Combine and form a synthesis. (Verb)
Based on personal accounts rather than facts or research. (Adj)
Based on observation or experiment and not on theory. (Adj)
The central idea or message of a work, the insight it offers into life. Usually unstated in fictional works, but in nonfiction may be directly stated, especially in expository or argumentative writing. (Noun)
The art of using language effectively and persuasively. (Noun)