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muse

the source of an artist's inspiration

plunder

to rob or pillage; to loot ; take illegally

hallowed

sanctified; consecrated

lofty

elevated in character; exalted

harangued

a long pompous speech, especially one delivered before a gathering

rout

a disorderly retreat or flight following defeat

domain

territory under one government

harry

to raid or rob

mortified

to cause to experience shame, humiliation, or wounded pride; humiliate

irk

to annoy, irritate

bard

a poet, especially a lyric poet

prelude

an introductory performance, event, or action preceding a more important one; a preliminary or preface

thwart

to prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of

unsung

not honored or praised; uncelebrated

prophecy

a prediction of the future, made under divine inspiration

swagger

overly self assured or conceited manner

probe

an exploratory action, expedition, or device, especially one designed to investigate and obtain information on a remote or unknown region

reproach

to express disapproval of, criticism of, or disappointment in; to bring shame upon; disgrace

indignation

anger aroused by something unjust, mean, or unworthy

resents

to feel indignantly offended at

brazen

marked by flagrant and insolent audacity; having a loud, usually harsh, resonant sound

reveling

to take great pleasure or delight

stealth

the act of moving, proceeding, or acting in a covert way

chafing

to wear away or irritate by rubbing / feeling irritation

unendurable

not able to withstand or tolerate

rends

to tear or split apart or into pieces violently

resounds

to become famous, celebrated

distaff

rod for wool; where it is wound

insolent

presumptuous and insulting in manner or speech; arrogant

par

a state of being equal

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