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n. A huge group of single stars, star systems, star clusters, dust, and gas bound together by gravity; a splendid assemblage (especially of famous people)
a chess move early in the game in which the player sacrifices minor pieces in order to obtain an advantageous position; maneuver or action used to gain an advantage
A grotesque carved human or animal figure, especially one used as a rainspout carrying water clear of a wall
(v.) to adorn or decorate, especially food; (n.) an ornament or decoration, especially for food
people of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
v. to bend the knee in a kneeling or half-kneeling position to express reverence or respect
v. To conceive and develop in the mind or body, to transform and grow, like a baby inside the womb
act of making gestures, a particularly expressive gesture, a deliberate and vigorous gesture or motion
(v.) to look at or think about with great intensity and satisfactory ; to take great persona joy in, malicious satisfaction
(v.) to provide more than is needed or wanted; to feed or fill to the point of overstuffing; (n.) an oversupply
v. overeat or eat immodestly; n. A deep, narrow passage with rocky sides, enclosed between mountains
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