20 terms

The Iliad

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Bier
n. stand which holds coffin
Boon
n. something to be thankful for; a blessing
Brandish
v. to shake or wave a weapon
Carnage
n. massacre
Console
v. to comfort
Dogged
adj. persistent in effort
Exalted
adj. raised in rank
Foreboding
v./adj. a prediction of a future misfortune
Glutton
n. a person with a great desire or capacity for something
Indomitable
adj. unconquerable
Lament
v. mourning
Lineage
n. ancestry
Mangle
v. injure severely
Mediate
v. settle disputes
Ordained
v. invested with ministerial or priestly functions
Prevail
v. succeed
Prodigious
adj. extraordinary in size
Tactics
n. well thought out plans
Undaunted
adj. not discouraged
Wary
adj. watchful; using caution