To prepare for an event or an action
To make afraid; to discourage
A state of continual change or movement
A wretched living place; and open shed
of or like a corpse; pale; thin
Of the middle ages; of or relating to a mysterious, grotesque style of fiction (literature)
An exit; a means of going out
A dictator with absolute power
Favoritism shown to family or friends by those in power, especially in business or hiring practices.
To resent another's success, to envy.
A influential person; a member of an elite group.
Deep-seated hostility; often mutual
To speak in a dramatic or impassioned manner.
To inspire or influence, saturate
A pole with a large hook on one end.
To drink in large quantities, to gulp
A lover of books.
to produce; to make happen
to draw or bring out
to collect bit by bit; to gather with patient labor
to wear or irritate, often through rubbing or friction
to drink (especially alcohol)
to stop; discontinue
to hint at, to refer to indirectly
the choice members or best of a group
to cheat or swindle; to thwart
death; a ceasing to exist
to send out; to give forth, as in sound or light
feeling great dismay or horror
a storehouse for grain
to hinder, obstruct
a feeling of uneasiness
a written satire used to ridicule or attack someone
conceited; having excessive self-love or admiration
to wipe out; to destroy
to concoct; to make up a story in order to deceive