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Glossary of The Beginnings of the American Tradition vocabulary

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to treat disrespectfully
profane
to scold
chide
watertight
staunch
brothers
brethren
misfortune
adversity
repulsive; disgusting
loathsome
to move about stealthily
skulk
to include
comprise
1. many and various
2. in many ways
manifold
to continue undaunted
persevere
1. to deprive
2. to leave in a mournful state, especially by death
bereave
evoking sympathy or pity
piteous
1. to tolerate
2. to remain
abide
heedful; careful
circumspect
humorous in a dry or ironic way
wry
causing fear or alarm
formidable
extremely hungry
ravenous
to perceive clearly
discern
wise
prudent
reward
recompense
to consider
deem
unrestrained; turbulent; rowdy
boisterous
splendid; rich
sumptuous
to deceive; mislead
delude
gaudy; showy and cheap
tawdry
to be of use
avail
supreme
sovereign
all-powerful
omnipotent
to despise
abhor
loathsome
abominable
to inflame or enrage
incense
into pieces
asunder
mournful
lamentable
to waste away through grief or longing
pine(ing)
irritation
vexation

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