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21 terms

english review Act 1 Romeo And Juliet

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pernicious
exceedingly harmful
nuptial
of or relating to a wedding
civil
applying to ordinary citizens
profaner
one who openly shows disrespect
augment
enlarge or increase
artificial
artificially formal
portentous
puffed up with vanity
tyrannous
marked by unjust severity or arbitrary behavior
propagate
cause to become widely known
chaste
morally pure (especially not having experienced sexual intercourse)
solemnity
a trait of dignified seriousness
initial
first
harassment
a feeling of intense annoyance caused by being tormented
illiterate
not able to read or write
banter
be silly or tease one another
wit
a witty amusing person who makes jokes
proclamation
a formal public statement
lamenting
mourning
effusive
uttered with unrestrained enthusiasm
fickle
liable to sudden unpredictable change
underscores
emphasizes