English Vocabulary 2nd Semester
Terms in this set (35)
All powerful, almighty
(Verb)-To deceive, fool
to attribute to a particular cause or source
The quality of being grand, magnificent
1. The shield of Zeus
2. Protection or sponsorship
1. A shrine to a particular deity
2. A prophecy made at the shrine
To force to act or think in a certain way; to compel
Impossible to reconcite or appease , impossible to placate
To regard with a great respect or reverence
A position of great distinction or authority
To catch in, or as it in, a snare (trap)
1. To decieve
2. To charm, amuse
Filled with light; bright; glowing
Endowed with bodily form; personified
A metalworker or blacksmith
A furnace where metals are heated and fashioned
1. The floor of a fireplace
2. Family life; the home
1. The drink of the gods
2. A delicious drink
Impossible to explain or account for.
Characterized by warmth of feeling; passionate.
Hard working, preserving, painstaking.
Warning of disaster; urgent, desperate.
Firmness of purpose; resolution, determination.
Beautifully made or designed; having great delicacy or beauty.
Haughty, contemptuous, disrespectful
To consider or treat as contemptible or unworthy.
To attract by arousing hope or desire; lure.
A young cow.
Covered with a thin layer of gold.
A large group of people crowded together.
A sign of future good or evil.
Deserving of contempt; despicable.
A cause of death or ruin; a deadly poison.