warlike; given to waging war.
to take great pleasure or delight
dismiss to an inferior rank or position
any word or phrase applied to a person or thing to describe an actual or attributed quality
an overwhelming quantity or explosion, as of words, blows, or criticisms
Daydreaming, pleasantly lost in thought.
a wide opening; gap; breach
Cautionary advice or warning
To restrain or control.
Having a sharply strong taste or smell
a rectangular support that resembles a flat column
a piece of wood driven into a hole drilled in a masonry wall to receive nails, as for fastening woodwork.
to try to equal or excel; imitate with effort to equal or surpass
having scruples; having or showing a strict regard for what one considers right; principled.
a picture, as of a scene
A silent and motionless group of people arranged to represent a scene or incident (tableau vivant)
reverence for God or devout fulfillment of religious obligations
commonly regarded as such; reputed; supposed
to choose; select; pick
to free or release from entanglement; disengage:
the husks of grains and grasses that are separated during threshing
something to save a person's reputation or soothe a person's feelings.
inclined to, characterized by, or inciting to lust or lechery; lascivious.