Evangeline Part Two Vocabulary
Terms in this set (50)
Into separate parts or pieces
Expressing sexual desire
To begin; start
Unable to speak; speechless
To surrender or relinquish; yield
Relating to or characteristic of woods or forest regions.
Dark and gloomy
Possessed, produced, or influenced by a demon
To surround; encircle
Very numerous; existing in great numbers
Constituting a very large, indefinite number; innumerable
To have a wavelike appearance or form
Splendid or dazzling in appearance; brilliant
Having a distinctive odor
To enclose in or as if in a bower
Appearance, especially the expression of the face
The condition or quality of being completely forgotten
Disposed to believe too readily; gullible.
Something imagined or invented by the mind
Marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion; ecstatic
Expressing sorrow; mournful or melancholy.
The act of ridiculing or laughing at someone or something.
Characterized by rich or profuse growth
Doubt, distrust, or apprehension
To fill with rapture or delight.
Agreeable to hear
Difficult or impossible to control or restrain
To cover with water, especially floodwaters.
A soothing, healing, or comforting agent or quality
Feeling, showing, causing, or expressing sadness or loneliness
Wordy and rambling
The wing of a bird
Impossible to placate or appease
Having a dark complexion or color.
Ritual recitation of verbal charms or spells to produce a magic effect
Kind and gracious
To deprive (someone) of something by guile or deceit; cheat
To exalt or glorify
An attic room or rooms, typically under a pitched roof
A pernicious, evil influence or agent
To float easily and gently, as on the air; drift
Showing or characterized by persistent attention or untiring application