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characterized by firmness and determination, as the temper, spirit, actions, etc. firmly resolved or determined; set in purpose or opinion.
boldness or daring, especially with confident or arrogant disregard for personal safety, conventional thought, or other restrictions.
mental and emotional strength in facing difficulty, adversity, danger, or temptation courageously.
reckless boldness; rashness. audacity, effrontery, foolhardiness. to lament loudly and shrilly.
attacking or ignoring cherished beliefs and long-held traditions. as being based on error, superstition, or lack of creativity.
a dangerous, foreboding, or deathlike influence or atmosphere. an unwholesome or oppressive atmosphere
a person or animal that acts in a monotonous, routine manner, without active intelligence.
ostentatious or vain display, especially of dignity or importance. stately or magnificent display; ceremonial splendour
to weaken or reduce in force, intensity, effect, quantity, or value. to make thin; make slender or fine.
breaking out afresh or into renewed activity; revival or reappearance in active existence.
a spiritual power or personal quality that gives an individual influence or authority over large numbers of people.
mildly or sometimes engagingly disreputable or nonconformist; rakish. gaudily vulgar or cheap; tawdry.
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