Colonial Period

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Chide

to speak disapprovingly

Vexation

a cause of trouble or annoyance

piteous

arousing sympathetic sorrow

asunder

into separate pieces

savory

the taste and odor of something

bereft

deprived or lacking of something

entreat

to ask urgently, plead

repine

to feel or express discontent or dejection

succor

aid, help, relief

lee

protecting shelter

profane

to treat with irreverence or contempt

discourse

conversation

bier

a stand bearing a coffin or corpse

abate

to put an end to

contrivance

a mechanical device

recompense

to give compensation, to pay for

vanity

proud of oneself and selfish

sabbath

seventh day of the week, day of worship

taciturn

disinclined to talk

bereave

suffering the death of a loved one

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