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The Odyssey Vocab 2

The 2nd part of the Odyssey vocab
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mantle
a loose sleevless cloak; conceals
clarion
clear, sharp, ringing. announces something
muster
to assemble
lavished
having an abundance . to expend or give great amounts
suitors
a man courting a woman
pined
wasted away due to a broken heart
realm
a kingdom
vigor
vitality, energy, strength
carousing
engage in a noisy drinking party. the actions after drinking
squander
to spend or use wastefully
insufferable
intolerable, unbearable
indignation
righteous anger
lament
to cry in sadness
remedy
medicine/tratement
restitution
restoration to a former state
audacity
boldness or daring shameless
cunning
skill employed in a shrew/sly manner. deceiving craftiness
shroud
cloth of sheet in which a corpse is wrapped for burial
bier
a frame/stand on which a cropse/coffin is laid before burial
requite
to return/repay (atonement)
scorn
open or unqualified. contempt
quivering
to shake with a slight but rapid motion
havoc
great destruction
foreboding
feeling of something that something bad will happen
malice
desire to inflict injury on another - evil intent
pillaging
taking things by violence
insolent
boldy rude/disrespectful
provisions
supplies of food set aside for when you need it
robust
strong and healthy
vigilant
keenly watchful to detect danger, wary
shrewd
keen, clever. sharp judgement
lofty
high in relation to others
libation
liquid offering to the gods
lush
luxuriant growth, healthy, thick
victuals
food supplies
assuage
to relieve, calm, ease
mriner
a person who helps navigate a ship
pyre
a pile or heap of wood for burning
maelstrom
large, powerful, or violent whirpoll
spume
eject/foam especially on waves