MACBETH VOCAB

Husbandry -The care, cultivation, and breeding of crops and animals. Sentence- I did not get a degree in husbandry to sit a home knitting. Synonyms- agriculture, farming
Augment -Make (something) greater by adding to it; increase. Sentence-Many couples have to augment their income in order to pay the mortgage on a new home. Synonyms- enlarge, expand
Raveled -Untangle or unravel something. Sentence-They are staring up at a sky raveled with cumulus but otherwise a superheated blue. Synonyms-free, disentangle
Incarnadine -A bright crimson or pinkish-red color. Sentence- The incarnadine lipstick matched my naturally peachy appearance. Synonyms- blooming, crimson
Infirm -Not physically or mentally strong, especially through age or illness. Sentence-She was convinced that she was weak and mentally infirm and tried. Synonyms-unstable, insercure
Equivocator -To use ambiguous or unclear expressions, usually to avoid commitment or in order to mislead. Sentence- In history class everything seemed equivocate. Synonyms- cheat, storyteller
Carousing -Drink plentiful amounts of alcohol and enjoy oneself with others in a noisy, lively way. Sentence-When John became a father he no longer wanted to carouse in bars. Synonyms-drink,booze
Clamored -(of a group of people) shout loudly and insistently. Sentence-When I am working in my home office, my kids often clamor for my attention by screaming my name. Synonyms-buzz, noise
Sacrilegious -The violation or profanation of anything sacred or held sacred. Sentence- It is considered an act of sacrilege for anyone to touch the sacred statue. Synonyms- indecent, sinful
Countenance -A person’s face or facial expression. Sentence-You could tell from Peter’s countenance that he was quite angry! Synonyms-visage, mien
Scruples -A feeling of doubt or hesitation with regard to the morality or propriety of a course of action. Sentence-Janet has no scruples about mistreating people who mistreat her. Synonyms- censor, caution
Malice -The intention or desire to do evil; ill will. Sentence-John’s malice towards his ex-wife led him to vandalize her car. Synonyms- grudge,bitterness
Consort -A wife, husband, or companion, in particular the spouse of a reigning monarch. Sentence-My consort will finish the presentation for me. Synonyms- friend, mate
Warrant -A document issued by a legal or government official authorizing the police or some other body to make an arrest, search premises, or carry out some other action relating to the administration of justice. Sentence-I have a warrant for Tom’s arrest. Synonyms- ticket, permission
Benison – A blessing. Sentence- Karen asked her friend to say a benison while standing over the Thanksgiving dinner with her large family. Synonyms-invocation, grace,favor

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