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10 terms

Beowulf Vocab

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Nihilistic
the belief that the world has no meaning
bereft
forcibly deprived, lost everything, especially related to grief
patrician
noble, related to looks as well
effervescent
bubbly, bouncy in nature
havoc (wreak)
great destruction, devastation, confusion
anathema
a person or thing detested or loathed
baleful
full of menacing or malign influence, threatening. "Bill shot a ------- look at her
keening
a wailing lament for the dead
heathen
an unconverted individual, questionable morals
ignominious
humiliating, disgraceful