a person's strong suit, or most highly developed characteristic, talent, or skill; something that one excels in
a digression in the form of an address to someone not present, or to a personified object or idea
to lose heart or courage in difficulty or danger; shrink with fear.
of settled or sedate character; not flighty or capricious
not prudent; lacking discretion; incautious; rash.
to impregnate or inspire, as with feelings, opinions, etc
compensation or satisfaction for a wrong or injury.
to clear from a charge of guilt or fault; free from blame; vindicate.
corresponding in amount, magnitude, or degree
great warmth of feeling; fervor; passion
readily or plainly seen, heard, perceived, etc.; obvious; evident
clothes as worn in a particular profession, way of life, etc.