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manifesto
showing, sign, example, reminder
blasphemous
sinful, against religion
pious
religious, holy
apocryhpal
questionable authenticity, fictitious, not true
anathema
curse
monotheism
belief in one god
belligerence
hostile, aggressive, warlike
victuals
food supplies, provisions
pulpit
preaching platform
bolsters
pillows, cushions
retort
quick or witty reply, counterargument
woefully
wretchedly, terribly
cantankerous
disagreeable, quarrelsome, irritable, bad tempered
impious
not holy or honorable
iffish
questionable, uncertain
dragoon
troops, groups of soldiers
inscrutable
mysterous, hard to understand
nostalgia
yearning or longing for something
plough
farm machine used to break up ssoil
enlightened
informed, recieve insight about something
rancor
resentment, bitterness
tirade
angry or violent speech
prudent
careful, wise, cautious, clever
potent
powerful, influential
yoke
shoulder water harness
atheist
doesn't believ in any god
donkers
sweet meatballs, dumplings
rheumatism
arthritis
doggerel
superstition, nonsense
suet
pig fat
fortnight
two weeks
oratory
speech
morbid
angry, upset
maize
corn
conspirator
rebels, ones who plot against another
feat
achievement, accomplishment
dyspepsia
indigestion
bigamist
one with many spouses
egalitarians
ones who believe in human equality
soothsayer
fortuneteller, seer
salient
significant, noticeable
agate
blue flat stone
impertinence
rudeness, improper, bold
synagogue
judaic temple
speculate
imagine, reflect upon
muster book
militiamen log
chandler
provisions dealer
muster
militia group
ruddy
reddish color
argumentation
disagreement, debate, fight
two-score
forty years
subtle
hardly noticeable
wailing
mourning, crying out
provincial
not worldly, town-concerned/centered
pall
loss of interest/attraction
persistence
not giving up, continuous
mollified
calmed, relieved, soothed
queasy
ill-feeling, sick
bayonet
dagger on the end of a musket
forenoon
morning, time between sunrise and noon
commoner
person of ordinary stature, not noble
betrothal
engagement, promise to marry
provision
necessary supplies including food
consolation
something given to relieve sorrow or grief
curdling
going bad, growing inside
brood
think about moodily
intrusion
interuption, unwelcome entry
barbarians
uncivilized people
dispute
argue, debate, disagree
volley
group, large amount
motley
miscellaneous, diverse
outskirts
remote parts of a city or town
forbearance
patience
vestige
trace, evidence
hillock
small mound or hill
windfall
piece of good fortune
composed
calmed, settled
besiege
surround
pews
rows of seating in a church