a great misfortune or disaster, as a flood or serious injury.
to recompense for something
the act or practice of deceiving; concealment or distortion of the truth for the purpose of misleading;duplicity; fraud; cheating
to speak hesitatingly or brokenly.
feeling, characterized by, or expressing strong displeasure at something considered unjust, offensive,insulting, or base
a minor judicial officer, as a justice of the peace or the judge of a police court, having jurisdiction to try minor criminal cases and to conduct preliminary examinations of persons charged with serious crimes.
full of or marked by resentment.
a sharply ironical taunt; sneering or cutting remark
to envy or resent the pleasure or good fortune of (someone)
politely; courteously.In accordance with civil law.
tending or seeking to evade; characterized by evasion
an instrument for threshing grain, consisting of a staff or handle to one end of which is attached a freely swinging stick or bar.
to draw back or shrink, as from what is dangerous, difficult, or unpleasant.
generally awkward or clumsy; haplessly incompetent.
burdensome or troublesome
full of, marked by, or proceeding from wiles; crafty; cunning.
unusual or extreme paleness, as from fear, ill health, or death; wanness.
to make or become better, more bearable, or more satisfactory; improve; meliorate.
showing great enthusiasm for or interest in
a fundamental principle or groundwork; foundation; basis
respectful submission or yielding to the judgment, opinion, will
the field of study and analysis that treats of God and of God's attributes and relations to the universe; study of divine things or religious truth; divinity.
a small, migratory
with great care or caution; warily.
a vile, shameful, or detestable action, condition, habit
impious utterance or action concerning God or sacred things.