hamlet vocab

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hamlet vocab
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  1. entreated
    beg
  2. apparition
    ghost
  3. assail
    to attack
  4. fortified
    to protect or strengthen against an attack
  5. harrows
    to disturb keenly, plow
  6. usurp
    to seize and hold a position by force or without legal right
  7. avouch
    to admit, confess
  8. martial
    warlike
  9. bodes
    predict
  10. brazen
    bold, without shame
  11. emulate
    imitate
  12. convenant
    an agreement
  13. mettle
    courage and fortitude
  14. portentuous
    marvelous; amazing
  15. harbingers
    anything that foreshadows a future event
  16. invulnerable
    incapable of being wounded
  17. auspicious
    promising success
  18. mirth
    gaiety or jollity
  19. dejected
    low spirited
  20. obsequious
    obedient; dutiful
  21. obstinate
    not easily controlled or overcome
  22. impious
    not religious
  23. vulgar
    crude, coarse,unrefined
  24. peevish
    showing annoyance, irritation or bad mood
  25. discourse
    conversation
  26. countenance
    calm facial expression, composure
  27. calumnious
    slanderous
  28. dalliance
    a trifilinf away of time; dawdling; flirtation
  29. perilous
    hazardous, dangerous
  30. sanctified
    made holy
  31. beguile
    to charm, trick
  32. ponderous
    of great weight, heavy, massive
  33. fretful
    irritable, worry
  34. celestial
    heavenly
  35. loathsome
    repulsive
  36. pernicious
    hurtful
  37. arrant
    downright, thorough, complete
  38. encumbered
    burden, weighed down
  39. ambiguous
    open to or having several possible meanins or interpretations
  40. perturbed
    agitate
  41. piteous
    pathetic
  42. purport
    profess or claim
  43. vouchsafe
    give or grant
  44. quintessence
    quality or class
  45. tyrannous
    cruel, harsh, severe
  46. visage
    face
  47. remorseless
    pitiless
  48. malefactions
    an evil deed
  49. turbulent
    being in the state of agitation; disturbed
  50. niggard
    stingy
  51. consummation
    completion
  52. devoutly
    in a religious manner; sincerely
  53. termagant
    a violent, turbulent or brawling woman
  54. abominably
    in an unpleasant way
  55. ominous
    portending evil or harm; threatening
  56. repugnant
    distasteful
  57. contumely
    in a humiliating way
  58. pomp
    stately display
  59. knavish
    untrustworthy
  60. purging
    purify
  61. rhapsody
    extatic expression
  62. potency
    power
  63. prating
    babble
  64. convocation
    assembly of people
  65. beauteous
    attractive
  66. superfluous
    excessive
  67. unsmirched
    pure
  68. cuckold
    the husband of an unfaithful wife
  69. allegiance
    loyalty
  70. incensed
    to make angry
  71. rue
    to feel sorrow over; repent
  72. ostentation
    excessive display
  73. mounteback
    a deceiver
  74. heathen
    an unreligious person
  75. circumvent
    to go around or bypass
  76. abhorred
    loathe
  77. obsequies
    a funeral
  78. sultry
    sweltering
  79. wanton
    playfully cruel or mean
  80. glean
    to gather slowly

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