macbeth act 2 vocabulary

judicious (definition) adj) having exercising or characterized by good judgement or sense; prudent
harbinger (definition) (noun) a person or thing that announces or signals the approach of another
harbinger (question)what events in act 2 scene 4 serve as harbinger of worse things yet to come? ross announces macduff
judicious (question)give an example of a judicious character in macbeth. banquo is a judicious character because he is the voice of reason
avouch (verb) to declare as a matter of fact or as a thing that can be proved
avouchsynonyms confirm, support,prove
credulous adj) believing on slight evidence, gullible
credulous use this word in a sentence about the character macbeth macbeth has a credulous personality and a weak mindhe falls for everthing tje witches say
appall (verb) to overcome with consternation shock or dismay
appallgive an example of when the audience might have been appalled by a characters actions in macbeth i was appalled when macbeth killed duncans guards that was not apart of the plan that him and lbm planned
rancor noun) bitterness or resentfulness
rancor why does mb feel rancor for banquo banquo sons are going to become king smart/ voice of reason
appease verb) to bring to a state of peace or quiet
appease how does lmb try to appease the guests at the banquet Lady Macbeth explains her husband’s strange behavior is the result of an illness which has plagued him since youth:
scrupulous adj) very careful
malevolence noun) viscous hatred
quench verb) extinguish; using liquid
quench (definition) (verb): to extinguish, to cool with liquid
quench identify the speaker and scene of this quote: “That which hath made them drunk hath made me bold . What hath quenched them hath given me fire.” lady macbeth
scrupulous (definition) (adj) very principled, very careful,
scrupulousdescribe a scrupulous student
malevolence definition (noun) having, showing or arising from intense often viscous hatred
malevolencethe latin root word mal mean bad or evil. find 2 more words that use this root
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