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Glossary of B 2

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bacchanalian
orgiastic; like wild drunken revelry
baleful
something that exerts an evil influence or foreshadows evil
baneful
something that is poisonous or deadly
barrister
lawyer
bawdy
obscene; coarse; humorous
beatific
displaying or imparting joy
begrudge
to envy; to resent
beguile
to trick
belated
delayer; late
bellicose
violent; warlike
benevolent
kind
berate
to scold severely
bereft
lacking something needed
betroth
to become engaged
biennial
every two years
bland
not stimulating; dull
blandishment
flattery
blighted
ruined; destroyed; withered
boisterous
rowdy
bombastic
grandiloquent (wordy, pompous) in speech or writing
braggadocio
cockiness; a braggart
brevity
briefness
brusque
brief; curt; gruff; idscourteous
bucolic
pastoral; typical of farms and rural life
bumptious
self-assertive
burgeon
to grow; sprout; flourish
burnish
to polish

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