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able

ability to

anti

against

con

together

logy

stufy of

ness

quality of

tion

act or state

fore

before

lect

choose,gather

epic simile

a long, elaborate comparison that often continues for a number of lines

archetype

a pattern in literature that is found in a variety of works from different cultures throughout the ages. It can be plot, character, image or setting

Epithet

a brief phrase that that points out traits associated with a particular person or thing.

Epic hero

a larger-than-life figure who embodies the ideals of a nation or race. Epic heroes take part in dangerous adventures and accomplish great deeds. Many undertake long, difficult journeys and display great courage and superhuman strength.

Allusion

an indirect reference to a famous person, place, event, or literary work.

Abominably

adv. In a hateful way; horribly

Adversary

n. an opponent; enemy

Appalled

adj. filled with dismay; horrified appall-v.

Ardor

n. passion

Assuage

v. to calm or pacify

Beguiling

adj. charming; pleasing beguile- v.

Foreboding

n. a sense of approaching evil

Harried

adj. tormented; harassed harry- v.

Meditation-

the act of being in serious, reflective thought

Ponderous

adj. heavy in a clumsy way; bulky

Profusion

n. abundance

Travail

n. painful effort

Adversity-

n. hardship; misfortune

Aloof

adj. distant; remote; standoffish

Commandeer

v. to take control of by force

Contemptible

adj. deserving of scorn; despicable

Desolation

n. lonely grief; misery

Implacable

adj. impossible to soothe; unforgiving

Restitution-

n. a making good for loss or damage; repayment

Revelry

n. noisy merrymaking; festivity

Revulsion

n. a sudden feeling of disgust or loathing

Tremulous

adj. marked by trembling or shaking

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