20 terms

Macbeth Act 1 and 2 Vocabulary

Macbeth Act 1 and 2 Vocabulary
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rapt
deeply engrossed or absorbed
corporal
of the human body
soliciting
to entreat or petition
implored
to beg urgently or piteously for
recompense
to pay or give compensation for
wanton
careless or reckless
metaphysical
concerned with abstract thought or subjects
compunctious
regretful
beguile
to influence by trickery
wassail
a salutation wishing health to a person
cleave
to adhere closely
augment
to make larger
prate
to talk excessively or pointlessly
surfeited
an excessive amount
incarnadine
blood red or flesh colored
equivocate
to use ambiguous or unclear expressions
carousing
to drink deeply and frequently
scruples
a moral or ethical consideration that acts as a restraining force
warrant
authorization
suborned
to bribe or induce unlawfully to commit a crime