Noun comfort in sorrow, misfortune, or trouble; alleviation of distress or discomfort.
Verb to render (water, wine, etc.) turbid by stirring up sediment.
Adj causing insidious harm or ruin; ruinous; injurious; hurtful: pernicious teachings; a pernicious lie.
Noun a medicinal ointment for healing or relieving wounds and sores.
Verb to twist awry or out of shape; make crooked or deformed: Arthritis had distorted his fingers.
Adj being in a state of agitation or tumult; disturbed: turbulent feelings or emotions.
Noun a narrow opening produced by cleavage or separation of parts.
Verb to treat with disdain or contempt, especially by ignoring.
Adj free from deceit, cunning, or craftiness; ingenuous: an artless child.
Noun a building or other shelter, often of a stately or sumptuous character, enclosing the remains or relics of a saint or other holy person and forming an object of religious veneration and pilgrimage.
Verb to confuse unintentionally or ignorantly; jumble: to garble instructions.
Adj of an unnatural or sickly pallor; pallid; lacking color: His wan face suddenly flushed.
Noun violent or excited behavior that is reckless, uncontrolled, or destructive.
Verb to make foul, dirty, or unclean; pollute; taint; debase.
Adj of settled or sedate character; not flighty or capricious.
Noun a quick raid, usually for the purpose of taking plunder: Vikings made a foray on the port.
Verb to reach the highest point, summit, or highest development (usually followed by in ).
Adj of or having a fresh, healthy red color: a ruddy complexion.
Noun an inhabitant of a town, especially a member of the middle class; citizen.
Verb to oppose successfully; prevent from accomplishing a purpose.
Adj violent in action or spirit; raging; furious: a rampant leopard.
Noun saliva flowing from the mouth, or mucus from the nose; slaver.
Verb to disturb or disquiet greatly in mind; agitate.
Noun skill employed in a shrewd or sly manner, as in deceiving;
Adj wandering from place to place without any settled home; nomadic: a vagabond tribe.