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parley
n. a conference w/ the enemy
billow
n. a high wave
presage
v. foretell; predict; foreshadow
ensign
n. banner which shows rank
befall
v. to happen to esp. by fate/chance
providence
n. divine (higher power) guidance or care
hilt
n. sword handle
disconsolate
adj. cheerless, dejected, downcast
bondman
n. servant/slave
engendered
v. bring into existence
hie
v. hasten
misconstrued
v. misinterpreted
entrails
n. bowels
foe
n. enemy
tarry
v. delay/wait
rites
n. ceremonial act
taper
n. slender candle
augmented
v. to make greater
mettle
n. spirit
interim
n. interval
insurrection
n. the act of revolting against civil authority or an established government
affability
n. friendliness
semblance
n. false outter appearance
interpose
v. intervene
whit
n. bit
gravity
n. importance, significance, seriousness
chide
v. reproach, scold
appertain
v. pertain
harlot
n. prostitute
enterprise
n. undertaking
tardy
adj. late
obscurely
adv. unclearly
incense
v. to cause the extreme anger or indignation of
portentous
adj. ominous, threatening
infused
v. filled
prodigious
adj. impressivly large
offal
n. the waste
base
adj. lowest foundation that something can be built on
redress
n. remedy/reparation
impart
v. to make known
aught
pronoun anything
chafe
v. to make worn by rubbing
accoutred
v. to dress
ere
adj. before
bestride
v. straddle
brooked
v. tolerated
recount
v. to narrate
entreat
v. to make an earnest request, to plea
liable
adj. subject/susecptible to
coronets
n. small crown
loath
adj. reluctant, unwilling
infirmity
n. diesease
wench
n. woman-servant
soothsayer
n. one who predicts the future
wont
adj, accustomed; used
cogitations
n. thoughts
lament
v. regret/mourn
yoke
n. bondage/tie; link
fawn
v. show affection
apparel
n. clothing
beseech
v. implore
saucy
adj. disrespectful
meddle
v. to intrude, interfere
battlements
n. a parapet (defensive wall)
replication
n. repitition
concave
adj. curved (inner surface of sphere–>)
exalted
adj.
1. praised/glorified
2. raised
servile
adj. subservient; submissive