Hamlet act1 vocab.txt

  1. Usurp
    Seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession
  2. Moiety
    One of two basic subdivisions of a tribe
  3. Portentous
    Of momentous or ominous significance
  4. Harbinger
    Something that precedes and indicates the approach of something or something
  5. Auspicious
    Auguring favorable circumstances and good luck
  6. Filial
    Relating to or characteristic of or befitting an offspring
  7. Obsequious
    Attentive in an ingratiating or servile manner
  8. Jocund
    Full of or showing high-spirited merriment
  9. Besmirch
    Smear so as to make dirty or stained
  10. Libertine
    A dissolute person; usually a man who is morally unrestrained
  11. Unfledged
    Young and inexperienced
  12. Husbandry
    The practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
  13. Traduce
    Speak unfavorably
  14. Canonize
    Treat as a sacred person
  15. Pernicious
    Exceedingly harmful
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Hamlet act1 vocab.txt
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