adj. Having to do with farming or agriculture.
v. To grow and expand rapidly; to flourish.
n. A sudden and violent change; a catastrophe.
adj. Having to do with cooking.
v. To attack the reputation of; to criticize in a derogatory manner.
n. A person who likes fine food and is a good judge of its quality.
adj. Fine food; having good quality.
adj. Using lofty or pompous speech or expression.
n. Loftiness or pompousness of speech or expression.
n. 1. The offspring of two animals or plants of different species or varieties. 2. Anything that is of mixed origin or composition.
adj. Of mixed origin or composition.
adj. Having many different kinds, forms, or parts.
adj. Acceptable or pleasing, especially to the sense of taste.
n. Something that is supposed to cure all ills or difficulties; a cure-all.
adj. Of or pertaining to the common people; common; unrefined.
n. Something that causes great pain and suffering; a social evil.
v. To punish severely, especially by whipping; to devastate.
n. A halt in a struggle because both sides are equally strong and neither side will give in; a deadlock.
adj. Mild, moderate, restrained.
n. A consequence or result, often a negative one.
n. A short statement of truth or principle; an adage.
n. A releasing of the emotions, often through the arts, that brings about spiritual renewal or a relieving of tension.
adj. Releasing emotions and/or bringing about spiritual renewal or relief of tension.
n. 1. A group that is moving or working together. 2. One who assists another, especially in a dubious or criminal activity; an accomplice.
adj. Deserving blame or censure.
n. The deserving of blame or censure.
adj. Devilish; wicked or evil.
n. 1. The state or quality of being monstrous or outrageous. 2. The state or quality of being huge, immense.
v. To utter taunting, sarcastic words.
n. A taunting, scornful remark.
adj. Harmless; unlikely to offend.
v. To require; to make necessary.
n. 1. A long, adventurous journey. 2. An intellectual or spiritual quest.
n. 1. A strong supporter or advocate. 2. An armed fighter opposed to an occupying army.
adj. Strongly biased in favor of a particular party, cause, or position.
n. A person's descendents; future generations.
adj. Fully planned beforehand; deliberate.
adj. Vulgar; coarsely abusive.