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Term Definition
Carrion Feeding on dead and decaying flesh
Roused To excite, as to anger or action; To stir up
Eddy A current of water moving against the direction of the main current
Sated To satisfy to excess
Bray A loud, harsh sound resembling that of a donkey
Auspicious Attended by favorable circumstances
Contempt The feeling or attitude of regarding someone or something as inferior
Anarchists Those who reject of all forms of coercive control and authority
Lithe Marked by effortless grace
Sultry Very humid and hot
Proclamation An official formal public announcement
Edict A formal command
Insolence Rudeness or disrespect
Transcends To pass beyond the limits of something
Vengeance Infliction of punishment in return for a wrong committed
Wretched In a deplorable state of distress or misfortune; Miserable
Blasphemy A profane act, utterance, or writing concerning God
Lamentation A cry of sorrow and grief
Transgress To commit an offense by violating a law or command; Sin
Prevail To be greater in strength or influence; Triumph
Entrails The internal organs, especially the intestines
Calamity An event that brings terrible loss; Disaster
Aphorism A tersely phrased statement of a truth or opinion; An adage
Citadel A fortress in a commanding position in or near a city
Barrow A large mound of earth or stones placed over a burial site

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