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antiqueadj: very old and often valuable; from a bygone era
vastadj: enormous in size, number, amount, or quantity
trunkn: the main stem or body of a tree which its branches grow
desertn: arid land with little or no vegetation often covered with sand or rocks
shatterv: to break suddenly into many pieces
visagen: the face or facial expression of a person
frownv: to make an angry or severe expression by bringing your eyebrows together to indicate disapproval, displeasure, or concentration
wrinklen: a small line or fold in something, especially fabric or the skin of the face; a minor difficulty
sneerv: to show contempt or ridicule for someone or something through a facial expression or tone of voice; (noun) a contemptuous or scornful smile or remark
sculptorn: an artist who creates sculptures, three-dimensional objects, or forms
survivev: to live or exist despite a dangerous event or period
lifelessadj: without life; dead
mockv: to make fun of someone, usually by imitating them in a witty but harsh way
pedestaln: a base or support on which something, typically a statue, column, etc., is placed
mightyadj: very large, powerful, or strong
despairn: the feeling that there is no hope and you cannot do anything to improve a difficult situation
decayn: the process or state of rotting or decomposition by natural causes such as the action of bacteria and fungi; (verb) to rot or decompose through natural causes
colossaladj: extremely large and impressive
wreckn: a ship that has sunk or has been destroyed; a vehicle that has been badly damaged in an accident
boundlessadj: having no limits; limitless
loneadj: solitary or single
stretchv: to make or be capable of making anything longer or broader without hurting or breaking
principaladj: most important, main, or chief
romanticadj: of or relating to love or a sexual relationship
poetn: a person who writes poetry
reactv: to take action in response to something
dominatev: to have or control a lot of power and influence over somebody or something
enlightenmentn: education that results in understanding and the spread of knowledge
celebratev: to acknowledge a memorable or good day or event with a social gathering or enjoyable activity
sublimeadj: of such excellence, grandeur, or beauty as to inspire great admiration or awe
emotionn: a strong feeling such as love, anger, etc. deriving from one’s situation, mood, or relationships with others
sonnetn: a 14-line poem, typically with a formal rhyme scheme
strictadj: strongly limiting someone’s freedom; allowing no deviation from a standard, rule, belief, etc.
versen: a type of poetry that is characterized by a metrical structure and often a rhyme scheme
Renaissancen: a new growth in activity or enthusiasm in anything, particularly art, literature, or music
iambicadj: relating to or consisting of iambs; a metrical foot consisting of two syllables, with the first syllable short and the second syllable long
pentametern: a line of verse consisting of five metrical feet
composev: to write music, poetry, or formal writing; to constitute or make up a whole, or a specified part of it
syllablen: a single unit of spoken language more significant than a phoneme containing a vowel sound and usually one or more consonants
unstressedadj: not feeling worried; not having stress placed upon it
typicaladj: having the usual characteristics or traits of a specific group of things
dividev: to separate or cause to separate into parts or groups
octaven: a musical interval encompassing eight diatonic scale degrees, such as the interval from C to the next C in a C major scale
sextetn: a group of six people or things
posev: to present a risk, problem, or other issues that must be addressed
relayv: to receive and pass something, such as information or a message, from one person or group to another; to broadcast something on television, radio, etc.
statuen: a sculpture of a person or animal, typically made of stone or metal, that is intended to represent the subject in a lifelike or symbolic way
topplev: to cause to lose balance and fall over, especially by pushing
arrogantadj: having or revealing an exaggerated sense of one’s importance or abilities
conveyv: to express ideas, feelings, etc. so that it is known or understood by other people; to carry something from one place to another
arrogancen: excessive self-confidence or self-importance
boastfuladj: overly proud and talking too much about oneself and one’s achievements
inscriptionn: a message or design that is written or engraved on a surface of something, such as stone or metal
immediatelyadv: now or without delay
undercutv: to sell goods or services at a lower price than a competitor; to cut away the underpart of something
buryv: to place a dead body in the ground, grave, or tomb
surroundv: to be all around something or somebody
critiquen: a detailed analysis or examination of something, especially a literary, philosophical, or political theory; an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation
outlookn: the likely future situation for someone or something; a habitual or characteristic mental attitude to life and the world of a particular person, group, or culture
implicitadj: suggested but not directly expressed
temporaladj: of or relating to time as opposed to eternity
poemn: a piece of writing that emphasizes the expression of feelings and ideas by paying particular attention to diction (sometimes rhyme), rhythm, and imagery
reignn: the period of time during which a monarch or government holds power; (verb) to be the king or queen
inspirev: to make somebody fill with the desire, confidence, or enthusiasm, especially to do something creative
templen: a place of worship, especially one that is associated with a particular religion or faith; the flat area on either side of the forehead
accordn: an official agreement or treaty between two organizations, countries, etc.; (verb) allow to have
ancientadj: relating to the long ago, particularly the historical period preceding the fall of the Western Roman Empire; very old
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
inscribev: to write or carve something on a surface, especially as a formal or permanent record
surpassv: to be or do better than someone or something; to excel or go beyond the limits or standards of something

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