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a violent shaking; an emotional disturbance or excitement; the arousal of public interest in social or political issues
a large, open area of land, often marshy with heather growing on it; to keep a boat in place with ropes or cables fastened to the shore; to fasten
the medieval knight's code of ideal behavior, including bravery, loyalty, and respect for women
plants collectively, especially plants of a particular region or period; a treatise describing the plants of a region or time
The part of a circle that looks like a piece of pie. A sector is bounded by 2 radii and an arc of the circle.
adj. resembling a human in appearance and behavior; n. a being that resembles a human; in science fiction, a humanlike creature from outer space
the use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning; or, incongruity between what is expected and what actually happens
to operate or control with the hands; to handle; to control or influence dishonestly, unfairly, or shrewdly; to trick
an act that is intended to fool or deceive; something that has been established by fraudulent means
n. a noisy quarrel or brawl; v. to quarrel or bicker; to win or obtain by argument; to herd (livestock)
expressing or dealing with facts or conditions as perceived without distortion by personal feelings, prejudices, or interpretations.
to force a person by law to leave a building the person has leased or rented; to force out, eject
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