15 terms

Humanities #7- Beowulf: A New Telling pt. I

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fen
n. a low-lying marshy area of land that is often flooded
sentinel
n. a person who watches or guards a place; a lookout
vengeance
n. to hurt someone who has hurt you; revenge
tribute
n. money paid to a leader who is powerful
conscience
n. sense of right or wrong
inquisitive
adj. having the quality of asking many questions
indomitable
adj. not easily defeated or discouraged
stifle
v. to suffocate or smother; to hold back
uncouth
adj. uncultured; crude; rude
culprit
n. an accused person; a guilty person
relinquish
v. to give up or surrender; abandon
unwavering
adj. determined and unshakeable; done without stopping
malignant
adj. very harmful; evil
sparse
adj. spread out thinly
hullabaloo
n. loud noise and confusion

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