Vocabulary Words Week 2 The Redheaded Princess Vocabulary
Vocabulary Words Week 2 • Scarce • (esp. of food, money, or some other resource) insufficient for the demand. • Adorn • make more beautiful or attractive. • Widow • a woman who has lost her husband by death and has not remarried. • Heretic • a person believing in or practicing religious belief or opinion contrary to orthodox religious (esp. Christian) doctrine. • Admonish • warn or reprimand someone firmly.
Vocabulary Words Week 2 • Fester • (of a wound or sore) become septic; to form pus. • Somber • dark or dull in color or tone; gloomy; sad. • Relent • abandon or mitigate a harsh intention or cruel treatment. • Halberd • a combined spear and battle-ax. • Brocade • a rich fabric, usually silk, woven with a raised pattern, typically with gold or silver thread. • Ermine • A white fur, weasel-like creature made into a coat.