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Bard
A poet, especially a lyric poet.
Lapsed
To fall from a previous level or standard, as of accomplishment, quality, or conduct
Mead
A meadow.
Vale
A valley.
Beadle
A minor parish official formerly employed in an English church to usher and keep order during services.
Usury
The practice of lending money and charging the borrower interest, especially at an exorbitant or illegally high rate
Appall
To fill with disgust
Deceit
The act or practice of deceiving
Ruddy
Having a healthy, reddish color
Clod
A lump or chunk, especially of earth or clay
Repose
To place

The act of resting or the state of being at rest
Clad
To put clothes on; dress
Copse
A thicket of small trees or shrubs
Pastoral
Of or relating to shepherds or herders
Vagant
One who wanders from place to place without a permanent home or a means of livelihood
Sublime
Inspiring awe; impressive
Corporeal
Of a material nature; tangible
Vain
Not yielding the desired outcome; fruitless: a vain attempt.
Lacking substance or worth: vain talk.
Excessively proud of one's appearance or accomplishments; conceited.
Cataract
A large or high waterfall.
A great downpour; a deluge.
Rapture
The state of being transported by a lofty emotion; ecstasy
Recompense
To award compensation to
Chasten
To correct by punishment or reproof
Sober
Marked by seriousness, gravity, or solemnity of conduct or character
Brood
To dwell gloomily on a subject.
Sordid
Filthy or dirty; foul
Boon
A benefit bestowed, especially one bestowed in response to a request
Creed
A formal statement of religious belief; a confession of faith
Fen
Low, flat, swampy land; a bog or marsh.