adj. -having a disgusting smell
s. - having a strong odor
In the town square Mercutio joked that the nurse had a rancid smell.
n.- excuses that seem logical
s. - reasonable explanations
Were the rationalizations of Romeo and Juliet logical? Was their destiny fate or free will?
adj.- moving away from
s. - drifting, leaving, fading
Juliet was receding from the tomb until she saw Romeo dead on the floor.
n.- friendly end to a quarrel
s. - mediation
Was it possible for there to be a reconciliation between the feuding families?
v. - repeated
s. - said again
The apothecary reiterated that he could not by law sell poison.
n. - ability to spring back
s. - good reflexes, pliancy
During the sword fights, Romeo showed great resiliency.
n. - determination; purpose
s. - promise
v. - strongly decide
Romeo and Juliet had a resolve to marry.
They resolved to marry.