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Beowulf Vocab

English Literature

Lair home or resting place, especially for a wild animal
Lament expression of sorry or grief
Loathsome extremely disgusting; repulsive; offensive
Purge to cleanse or rid of whatever is unclean or undesirable
Reparation act of giving satisfaction or making amends, as for a wrong or injury
Reprisal retaliation against an enemy for injuries or losses suffered, with the intent of inflicting equal or greater injury
Solace relief from sorrow or disappointment; comfort; consolation
Exulting rejoicing greatly
Fetters anything that confines or restrains
Host large number, multitude
Imperious dictatorial; domineering; overbearing
Surging moving with a violent, heaving, swelling motion
Bolt break away from control; start and run off
Hoary venerable; ancient
Livid having a grayish-blue coloration from a bruise
Reproach act of reproaching; blame; reproof
Skulk to move in a furtive or stealthy manner
Venomous able to inflict a poisonous wound, especially by biting or stinging, secreting and transmitting venom
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