greedy for riches
a line of verse that has six iambic feet
a break or pause (usually for sense) in the middle of a verse line
a major division of a long poem
not appropriate in application
genre of meticulously realistic painting of imaginary scenes and fantastic images
make obscure or unclear
anticipating and answering objections in advance
tediously prolonged or tending to speak or write at great length
a short introductory essay preceding the text of a book
Genetics; The family member chosen as the starting point in a geneological resarch in an investigation of an inhereted disease.
A stanza of nine lines in iambic meter, rhymed ABABBCBCC. The first eight lines are in iambic pentameter, and the ninth line is in iambic hexameter.
indulged to excess
a construction in which one word is used in two different senses ("After he threw the ball, he threw a fit.")
the perceptual experience of one sense that is evoked by another sense