a person or thing that applies or administers punishment or severe criticism.
an infant or small child found abandoned; a child without a known parent or guardian.
to defeat decisively; drub
to go back on one's word
to endure, sustain, or withstand without yielding or submitting
a person or thing accursed or consigned to damnation or destruction.
he making of amends for wrong or injury done: reparation for an injustice
of discouraging or awesome strength, size, difficulty, etc.
to give up or put aside voluntarily
strong and brave
a person or thing that ruins or spoils
to draw back; start or shrink back, as in alarm, horror, or disgust.
finely sharpened, as an edge; so shaped as to cut or pierce substances readily
not slackening or abating; incessant: unremitting noise; unremitting attention.
marked by or attended with ignominy; discreditable; humiliating
entailing great expense, as from choice materials, fine work, etc.
an indirect or covert suggestion or hint, esp. of a derogatory nature
shining forth brilliantly; radiant
to have a restless or incessant longing (often fol. by after, for, or an infinitive).