a whip lash, esp. for the infliction of torture or punishment
to cast (oneself) face down on the ground in humility, submission, or adoration
turned or turning away from what is right or proper; willful; disobedient
to claim or demand the return or restoration of, as a right, possession, etc.
to dress, array, or adorn, esp. for special occasions, ceremonials, etc.
thin, tenuous, or rarefied, as a fluid or an odor
to injure severely, disfigure, or mutilate by cutting, slashing, or crushing
comfort in sorrow, misfortune, or trouble; alleviation of distress or discomfort
to take great pleasure or delight
judicious in one's conduct or speech, esp. with regard to respecting privacy or maintaining silence about something of a delicate nature; prudent; circumspect
to trouble, annoy, or torment in any manner
a person who willingly suffers death rather than renounce his or her religion.
existing, occurring, or living at the same time; belonging to the same time
authorization, sanction, or justification
deficient in quantity or quality; lacking fullness or richness; scanty; inadequate
an act or instance of intruding
of or pertaining to marriage or the marriage ceremony
a professed believer who maintains religious opinions contrary to those accepted by his or her church or rejects doctrines prescribed by that church
authoritative permission or approval, as for an action