Glossary Poem Terms
Pinnacle-a high, pointed piece of rock.
mortality-the state of being subject to death.
liabilities-the state of being responsible for something.
finite-having limits or bounds.
Billowing-fill with air and swell outward.
corset-a woman's tightly fitting undergarment extending from below the chest to the hips, worn to shape the figure.
asserting-state a fact or belief confidently and forcefully.
waylaid-stop or interrupt someone and detain them in conversation or trouble them in some other way
budges-To alter a position or attitude
dubious-hesitating or doubting.
dispense-distribute or provide a service or information to a number of people.
suppress-forcibly put an end to.
Validate-check or prove the validity or accuracy of something.
upbraid-find fault with (someone)