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Venerable
worthy of respect because of age
Repast
a meal
Benefactor
to give financial help
Eyrie
a bird's nest on a cliff or in a high place
Consternation
to have great fear or worry
Faggot
a bundle of sticks, twigs, or branches bound together
Tortoise
A turtle that lives primarily on land.
Interment
burial
Beir
a portable frame to put a coffin on
Decrepit
to be broken or worn down because of old age
Adroity
showing skillfulness and cleverness
Wiles
sly tricks or strategies
Plaintive
expressing sorrow
Laden
loaded down
Lackey
a servant of low rank
Hind
a female deer
Remonstrance
an expression of protest or complaint
Avaricious
greedy
Plight
a distressing situation
Condenscension
to stoop to a level below someone's dignity
Monarch
one who reigns over a state or territory, usually for life. Hereditary right to rule.
Dominions
Governed territories
Obstinate
Stubborn
Scimitar
a short curved sword
Alms
Money or food given to poor people
Draught
a serving of drink (usually alcoholic)
Caper
to leap or to frisk about
Capacious
roomy or spacious