full of fear; timid
a noxious atmosphere or influence; a poisonous atmosphere formerly thought to rise from swamps or putrid matter and cause disease
highly excited; wide-eyed with enthusiasm; amazed.
coming one after another
to act insincerely or deceitfully
to cause inconvenience; to trouble
to protest or complain bitterly or vehemently: RAIL
refusing to proceed, act, or function as directed or expected
risky; based on guesswork rather than knowledge
a small rounded hill or mound; a hillock
courage or nerve; the ability to face difficulty with spirit and courage; aggressive energy
a petty, quibbling, unscrupulous lawyer; one who quibbles over trivia
to search for and expose misconduct in public life
misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public official
one zealously devoted to a religion
to sing softly or in a humming way
a traitor who serves as the puppet of the enemy occupying his or her country
a person, traditionally a woman, who persistently nags or criticizes
lacking variety or excitement; dull; boring; monotonous talk or routine
an unexpected random event
being of the usual type; common
something costly and unnecessary
a path or strip; the space created by the swing of a scythe or the cut of a mowing machine
wealth or riches, especially when dishonestly acquired
grow fat; thrive upon others
an artless girl; an actress who plays such parts
a strong uneasiness caused by a sense of guilt; a feeling of regret for one's sins or misdeeds; regret; sorrow
having or showing a clever awareness and resourcefulness in practical matters; secretive; wary; careful; shrewd
of or relating to drink or drinking; very absorbent, as paper or soil; inclined to drink
to confine within or as if within walls; imprison; lock up or confine, as in a jail
a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will
contrary to nature, reason, or common sense; absurd; ridiculous; bizarre; completely devoid of wisdom or good sense; senseless as to be laughable
self-confident assurance; poise; assurance of manner or of action; a firm belief in one's own powers; stable, calm state of the emotions
finery in dress, especially when showy, gaudy or the like
having, inclined to have, or characterized by lascivious or lustful thoughts, desires, etc.
able to float; light-hearted
much too high or great
a person who is devoted to eating and drinking in excess
easily understood; lucid; clear
to darken; make obscure; muddle
covered with hair
State of doubt or perplexity
Killing of a king
Sheath of a blade
To hinder, obstruct, or block.
Briefly; without delay
Appearing TRUE or REAL
possessing or displaying a strange and otherworldly aspect or qaulity
Brutal racial discrimination
a procession of vehicles.
legal claim until a debt on it is repaid
misuse of a word (for one that resembles it)
commonplace; trite; unremarkable
pedant authority on a subject
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