Unit 2 Buzzwords

Term Definition
Siege it is a military operation in enemy surrounding a town or building
Rebel A person who rises in opposition or armed resistance against a established government or ruler
unanimous in fully agreement (of two or more people)
muster assemble (troops), especially for inspection or in preparation for battle
scrupulous diligent,through, and extremely attentive to details
Chivalrous (of a man or his behavior) courteous and gallant, especially toward women.
Malleable (of a metal or other material) able to be hammered or pressed permanently out of shape without breaking or cracking.
precipice a very steep rock face or cliff, typically a tall one
askew not in a straight or level position
resolute admirably purposeful, determined, and unwavering.
secede withdraw formally from membership in a federal union, an alliance, or a political or religious organization.
atrocities an extremely wicked or cruel act, typically one involving physical violence or injury.
mediocre of only moderate quality; not very good.
skirmish an episode of irregular or unpremeditated fighting, especially between small or outlying parts of armies or fleets.
consecrate make or declare (something, typically a church) sacred; dedicate formally to a religious or divine purpose.
orator a public speaker, especially one who is eloquent or skilled.
Sympathy feelings of pity and sorrow for someone else's misfortune.
benign gentle; kindly
intolerant not tolerant of views, beliefs, or behavior that differ from one's own.
haughty arrogantly superior and disdainful.

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