a plant, Foeniculum vulgare, of the parsley family, having feathery leaves and umbels of small, yellow flowers
an infectious, often fatal, febrile disease, usually of the summer months, characterized byintestinal inflammation and ulceration, caused by thetyphoid bacillus, which is usually introduced with food ordrink.
absence or suppression of passion, emotion, or excitement.
a gloomy state of mind, especially when habitual orprolonged; depression.
deserved reward or just deserts, usually unpleasant
to scatter in various directions; disperse; dispel.
having or showing pleasant, good-natured personalqualities; affable: an amiable disposition.
reserved or reticent; indifferent; disinterested:
a person who favors the abolition of any law or practice deemed harmful to society:
violent and noisy commotion or disturbance of a crowd ormob; uproar:
zealous; ardent; impassioned:
characterized by trembling, asfrom fear, nervousness, or weakness.
forced, compelled, or obliged: a constrained confession.
having or showing a dutiful spirit of reverence for God or anearnest wish to fulfill religious obligations.