adj. unwarrantedly or inpertinently bold; forward; rude arrogant, over confident
adj. ugly and unpleasant in disposition or temper
adj. engaged in trade or commerce
v. (past tense) burned or affected painfully with or as if with hot liquid or steam
n. to assume the character or appearance of; pretend to be
v. to cut off the head of, behead
v. (present tense) imploring urgently; begging eagerly for
n. authorization, sanction, or justification
v. (past tense) stuck out
n. a thin surface layer of wood; the exterior appearance
adj. made, done, presented, etc., in good faith; without deception or fraud; authentic true
n. conventional requirememts as to social behavior
adj. independent of one's will; not by one's own choice, forced
adv. carefully weighed or considered; intentionally
n. comfort, solace
v. to make milder or less severe; relieve; ease
to soothe, calm, or mollify
adj. originating in and characteristic of a particular region or country; native
adj. unruly; readily angered, peevish, irritable
adj. loosely made or held together
n. a tool used to sharpen things
v. to sharpen something; to make more acute or perfect
n. the elements or first principles of a subject
adj. resisting control or restraint in a difficult manner; unruly
n. an exclusive right, privilege, etc., limited to a specific person or to persons of a particular category
adj. commanding respect because of great age or impressive dignity
v. to make clear; explain
n. reckless boldness; rashness
n. disrespectful behavior or language; rudeness; insolence
n. compulsion by threat or force; coercion; constraint
v. to take dishonestly; steal; filch; pilfer;
to commit theft; steal
v. to persist in anything undertaken; maintain a purpose in spite of difficulty, obstacles, or discouragement
v. gave an order for; to authorize
n. a gloomy state of mind
adj. depressed, mournful
n. the relative disposition or arrangement of the parts or elements of a thing
adv. continually forever; eternally
n. food for horses or cattle; the seeking or obtaining of such food
v. to wander or go in search of provisions
v. to form pus; to putrefy or rot
n. a sore
n. something that portends or foreshadows a future event; an omen, prognostic, or warning indication
n. assertion of the contrary or opposite; denial; a statement that denies another or itself and is logically incongruous
n. any charge, accusation, serious criticism, or cause for blame
n. the feeling of being heavily burdened, mentally or physically, by troubles, adverse conditions, anxiety, etc.
v. cleared, as from an accusation, imputation, suspicion, or the like; justify
adj. having the same relation each toward the other
adj. strong, active, robust; energetic; forceful; powerful in action or effect
v. to pass into or through every part of
n. infliction of injury, harm, humiliation, or the like, on a person by another who has been harmed by that person; violent revenge
adj. of, belonging to, or constituting a hereditary class that has special social or political status in a country or state; of or pertaining to the aristocracy.
v. evened the score, retaliated
n. exemption from punishment
n. a person with knowledge, training, expertise, especially in the fine arts
n. a master musician with ability, technique, or personal style
n. the act of instance of engaging in deception under an assumed name or identity
n. the yield of wine or grapes from a vineyard or district during one season
adj. consisting of haphazard assortment of different kinds (even to the point of incongruity)
n. a medley
v. ran away with, escaped with funds or possessions belonging to another
n. underground cemetery consisting of chambers or tunnels with recesses for graves.
n. an opening, such as a hole, gap or slit; in a camera the opening to allow light to enter and expose the picture
adj. stubbornly adhering to an attitude, opinion, or course of action
n. idle chatter, talk, intended to beguile or charm
n. death; the end of existence or activity; termination
v. renouncing or repudiating under oath
n. equipment; tools used in a particular way
n. the body of ceremonies or rites used in a place of worship; custom; traditional
adj. done routinely and with little interest or care
adj. seeming to be without end; endlessly
adj. foreboding; threatening; boding evil; with and air or danger or fear
adj. stingy; frugal; miserly; penny pinching
adj. greedy; rapacious; materialistic
n. having to do with a monastery; a way of life in which one lives apart from the world in simple, secluded, prayerful existence
adj. deeply agitated, as from emotional conflict
adj. characterized by great fear; cowardly
adj. rude; disrespectful; imprudent
adj. contorted; knotted; convoluted; twisted as in the the roots of trees; bent, disfigured as in arthritic hands
adj. wicked; evil; with unreasonable intent
v. aggravate; annoy; frustrate
n. excessive pride
adj. full of life; animated; spirited; effervescent
n. the husband of an unfaithful wife
n. the pouring of a liquid offering as a religious ritual. Informal: A beverage, especially an intoxicating beverage
adj. of the nature of or characterized by precipices; extremely or impassably steep
n. a fine; penalty. Something to which the right is lost, as for commission of a crime or misdeed, neglect of duty, or violation of a contract. v. to lose or become liable to lose, as in consequence of crime, fault, or breach of engagement
n. a fight, battle, or skirmish; competition or contest, especially in sports. A noisy quarrel or brawl. v. to wear (sloth, rope, etc) to lost, raveled threads or fibers at the edge or end; cause to ravel out; to cause strain on (something); upset; discompose
n. small sword. especially of the 18th century, having a narrow blade and used for thrusting
v. to make larger; enlarge in size, number, strength, or extent; increase
adj. causing insidious harm or ruin; ruinous; injurious; hurtful; deadly fatal
adj. boding ill; ill-omened; unfavorable
something that portends or foreshadows a future event; an omen, prognostic, or warning indication. Prophetic significant; augury. v. to portend, foreshadow
adj. of or pertaining to marriage or the marriage ceremony;of, pertaining to, or characteristic of mating or the mating season of animals. n. usually plural, a wedding or marriage
n. a recurrent thematic element in an artistic or literary work; a dominant theme or idea
adj. regrettable; unfortunate
n. 1. dead and putrefying flesh. 2. rottenness; anything vile
adj. 1. reckless; heartless; malicioius 2. without reason or excuse 3. not moral; not chaste 4. frolicsome; playful
n. 1. a dishonest or unprincipaled person; a scoundrel; a rascal 2. a mischievous person; a scamp 3. animal with a savage nature that lives apart from the herd
past tense verb of "to slay" 1. kill with violence 2. (slang use) to greatly amuse
n. the glowing back of the tide as the water returns to the sea. 2. a point or state of decline as with an emotion. v. 1. to flow back, decline, or decay.
adj. 1. unhappy, unpleasant or of low quality
v. past tense - (used especially in religion or law) Freed from guilt, blame or responsibility for something.
n. 1. a deadly epidemic or disease. 2. Something regarded as harmful.
n. funeral rites or ceremonies.
n. 1. a sustem in which people or things are arranged according to their importance.
n. Dishonest practices like bribery.
n. the state of being the most important thing; chief.
n. 1. Speech or writing which is intended to be effective and persuasive. 2. language which sounds good but is not sincere or has no real meaning.
n. a fourteen line poem written in iambic pentameter with a fixed rhyme scheme.
n. the right of a group of people to govern itself, or to organize its own activities
n. a geeling of bitter hatred; ill will
n. placement of things which are not similar next to each other for contrast. There is a verb form of this word as well
adj. unusual and often exciting because of coming (or seeming to come) from a distant, especially tropical country.
v. to read through something, especially in order to find the part you are interested in.