I actually cannot find the definitions even in Wiktionary. Though I do think that for some of the words on this list which are still used today, it is hard to pinpoint the contexts in which they are used. Since the literature itself was…
“So Grendel waged his lonely war, inflicting constant cruelties on the people, atrocious hurt. He took over Heorot, haunted the glittering hall after dark, but the throne itself, the treasure-seat, he was kept from approaching; he was the Lord’s outcast.” – “Beowulf,” Lines 164-169
“Why, so, brave lords, when we do join in league I am a lamb” – Titus Andronicus Act IV Scene II
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If Disney expects incredibly high standards on their films, then they in turn should expect incredibly high standards from the consumers.
“Hath not a Jew…warmed and cooled by the same winter and summer as a Christian is?” – “The Merchant of Venice,” Act III.1
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You will not avoid finding any Martin fanboys, especially since you found one right here
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I’m just a simple man trying to find 10 moments I like in this universe.