English Bible Vocab

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  1. vast
    very great in number, size, amount, extent, or degree
  2. subdue
    to bring under control using force
  3. cunning
    clever or artful in a way that is intended to deceive
  4. enmity
    the extreme ill will or hatred that exists between enemies
  5. waywardness
    behaving in a erratic, apparently perverse, or unpredictable manner
  6. solemn
    having or showing sincerity and gravity
  7. solitude
    the state of being alone, separated from other people, whether considered as a welcome freedom from disturbance or as an unhappy loneliness
  8. variegated
    marked with or containing parches of different colors
  9. catastrohpe
    a terrible disaster or accident, especially one that leads to great loss of life
  10. wallow
    to lie down and roll around in something
  11. inclination
    a feeling that pushes somebody to make a particular choice or decision
  12. perish
    to die, e.g. because of harsh conditions or an accident
  13. covenant
    an agreement that is binding no all parties
  14. descendant
    a person, animal, or plant related to one that lived in the past
  15. babble
    to say something rapidly and incoherently without pausing, usually because of excitement or fear
  16. midwife
    somebody trained to help deliver babies and offer support and advice to pregnant women
  17. maiden
    a young unmarried woman
  18. affliction
    a condition of great physical or mental distress
  19. oppression
    to subject a person or a people to a harsh or cruel form of domination
  20. brink
    the very edge of something such as a steep drop or riverbank
  21. plague
    a sudden appearance or outbreak of something unpleasant in very large numbers or with unusual frequency
  22. congregation
    a group of people who have gathered for a religious service
  23. kneading
    to fold, press, and stretch a soft substance such as dough or clay, working it into a smooth uniform mass
  24. midst
    the middle or central part of something
  25. vain
    excessively proud, especially of personal appearance
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English Bible Vocab
2011-09-23 00:01:28

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