Macbeth Vocabulary #3

husband a married man, especially when considered in relation to his partner in marriage
industrious working energetically and devotedly; hard-working; diligent
laud a song or hymn of praiseto praise; extol
malady any undesirable or disordered condition
malicious full of, characterized by, or showing malice; malevolent; spiteful
malevolence the quality, state, or feeling of being malevolent; ill will; malice; hatred
lecher a man given to excessive sexual indulgence; a lascivious or licentious man
oblivion the state of being completely forgotten or unknown
palatable acceptable or agreeable to the mind or feelings
malice desire to inflict injury, harm, or suffering on another, either because of a hostile impulse or out of deep-seated meanness
intemperance excessive indulgence of appetite or passion
mettle courage and fortitude
obscure indistinct to the sight or any other sense; not readily seen, heard, etc.; faint
largess generous bestowal of gifts
homely proper or suited to the home or to ordinary domestic life; plain; unpretentious
mirth amusement or laughter
humane characterized by tenderness, compassion, and sympathy for people and animals, especially for the suffering or distressed
lament to feel or express sorrow or regret for
mortify to humiliate or shame, as by injury to one’s pride or self-respect

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