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English 1, 2, 3, and 4 Spelling #23, 2013

English 1, 2, 3, and 4 spelling #23
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purged
cleansed
vexed
troubled persistently especially with petty annoyances
gall
become or make sore by or as if by rubbing, a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will
Diana
(Roman mythology) virgin goddess of the hunt and the moon
chastity
abstaining from sexual relations (as because of religious vows)
bound
held to an oath
seducing
encouraging to have intimate relations or to act in a certain way
Rosaline
The woman with whom Romeo is infatuated at the beginning of the play. Rosaline never appears onstage, but it is said by other characters that she is very beautiful and has sworn to live a life of chastity.
unattainted
unbiased, impartial
perilous
fraught with danger
endart
look deeply
extremity
an external body part that projects from the body
remorse
a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed)
affections
fond attachment
swayed
to influence
redress
act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
instigations
something that urges on to action
genius
someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality; the mind
mortal
(n.) a being that must eventually die; (adj.) of or relating to such a being; causing death, fatal; possible, conceivable
instruments
devices for measuring, recording, or controlling
bastardy
the status of being born to parents who were not married
insuppressive
prompting, instigating, encouraging
mettle
the courage to carry on
ingrafted
planted firmly; established
fashion
characteristic or habitual practice
Faust
an alchemist of German legend who sold his soul to Mephistopheles in exchange for knowledge
magician
one who practices magic or sorcery
astrologer
someone who predicts the future by the positions of the planets and sun and moon
termagant
a scolding nagging bad-tempered woman
clapper-clawing
scratching at one another
melancholy
a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed
incantatons
series of words used to cast a spell
buccaneering
piracy
Old Scratch
the devil
heretical
characterized by departure from accepted beliefs or standards, opposed to an established religious orthodoxy
freebooter
pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
carrion
the dead and rotting body of an animal
insane root
henbane or hemlock
harbinger
an indication of the approach of something or someone
Inverness
Macbeth's castle
purveyor
someone who supplies provisions (especially food)
quell
suppress or crush completely
bloody
cover with blood
instructions
steps or rules to be followed
surcease
a stopping
husbandry
thrifty management of resources; livestock farming
largess
liberality in bestowing gifts
palpable
capable of being perceived by the senses or the mind
cleave
come or be in close contact with
surfeited
fed beyond capacity or desire