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Cloister
a covered walk in a convent, monastery, college, or cathedral, typically with a wall on one side and a colonnade open to a quadrangle on the other.
Folly
lack of good sense; foolishness
or...
a foolish act, idea, or practice
Idolatry
worship of idols.
extreme admiration, love, or reverence for something or someone
Perjured
involving willfully told untruths.
Knavish
a dishonest or unscrupulous man.
Amends
reparation or compensation.
Eloquence
fluent or persuasive speaking or writing
Audacious
showing a willingness to take surprisingly bold risks
or...
showing an impudent lack of respect
Adder
a small venomous Eurasian snake that has a dark zigzag pattern on its back and bears live young.
Rebuke
express sharp disapproval or criticism of (someone) because of their behavior or actions
Progeny
a descendant or the descendants of a person, animal, or plant
Disdainful
showing contempt or lack of respect
Enamored
in love with
Jest
a thing said or done for amusement
Dulcet
sweet and soothing
Beseech
ask (someone) urgently and fervently to do something
Tempest
a violent windy storm
Edict
an official order or proclamation issued by a person in authority.
Brier
any of a number of prickly scrambling shrubs, esp. the sweetbrier and other wild roses.
Chide
scold
Mirth
amusement
Beguile
charm or enchant (someone), sometimes in a deceptive way
Concord
formal agreement or harmony between people or groups
or...
a chord that is pleasing or satisfactory in itself.
Bequeath
leave (a personal estate or one's body) to a person or other beneficiary by a will
Consecrated
make or declare (something, typically a church) sacred
Enameled
covered with or as if with a glossy and usually brightly colored coating
Valor
great courage in the face of danger, esp. in battle
Casement
a window or part of a window set on a hinge so that it opens like a door
Dissension
disagreement that leads to discord
Dale
a valley