Glossary - Anthology

Words and Definitions

Airborne - Transported by air
Barbecue - to cook (meat, fish, or other foods) on a barbecue
Benighted - overtaken by darkness
Cusp - a pointed end where two curves meet
Darning - mending
Declaimed - refused to acknowledge; deny
Edifice - a complex system of beliefs
Filial - of or due from a son or daughter
Grievance - a real or imagined wrong or other cause for complaint or protest
Martial - of relating to marriage
Poverty - the state of being extremely poor
Pre-Empt - to take action in order to prevent
Redemption - the action of being saved or being saved from
Remembrance - the action of remembering something