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(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, appease, satisfy, quench
Battle of Hastings
the decisive battle in which William the Conqueror (duke of Normandy) defeated the Saxons under Harold II (1066) and thus left England open for the Norman Conquest
..., land acquired from the United States public lands by filing a record and living on and cultivating it under the homestead law;any dwelling with its land and buildings where a family makes its home.
a long fishing line with many shorter lines and hooks attached to it (usually suspended between buoys)
a tuft of hair that grows in a different direction from the rest of the hair and usually will not lie flat
The stock of plays, stories, songs, or other pieces that a player or company is prepared to perform
lacking significance or liveliness or spirit or zest, dull, uninteresting, tiresome; lacking in sharpness, flavor, liveliness, or force
tall perennial grass that spreads by creeping rhizomes and is grown for fodder, noun- a type of weed, not a desirable plant to have around
..., testing by the court;Law . the official proving of a will as authentic or valid in a probate court.
to make timid or frightened; scare ; to discourage, restrain, or silence illegally or unscrupulously, as by threats or blackmail
taking pleasure in, to indulge in something with great enjoyment, heavily indulging in; rolling in
something revealed, especially a dramatic disclosure of something not previously known or realized
something involved as a necessary part or consequence of something, a legal situation regarding the use of inherited property
fragile twining plant of South Africa with bright green flattened stems and glossy foliage popular as a floral decoration
any tree or shrub of the genus Ilex having red berries and shiny evergreen leaves with prickly edges
an instance in which you are caused to lose your prestige or self-respect, strong feelings of embarrassment
a crime or offense that is less serious than a felony; any minor misbehavior or misconduct
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