word meaning
awhile adv. For a short time.
hold sway over Dominate, have a controlling influence over
wreaked havoc To bring about; cause
prowling the night to rove over or through in search of what may be found
pledged A solemn binding promise to do, give, or refrain from doing something
torment to afflict with great pain, suffering, or anguish; torture
ravaged To bring heavy destruction on; devastate
defilement To make filthy or dirty; pollute
valiant Possessing valor; brave.
had succumbed to be fatally overwhelmed (by disease, old age, etc.); die (of)
empty save
implored to beg urgently or piteously, as for aid or mercy; beseech; entreat: They implored him to go.
liberating to set free, as from imprisonment or bondage.
infernal brother hellish; fiendish; diabolical: an infernal plot.
assumed to take on (a particular character, quality, mode of life, etc.); adopt: He assumed the style of an aggressive go-getter.
shedding the last vestiges
Undaunted not discouraged
amassing to collect into a mass or pile; gather: He amassed his papers for his memoirs.
trod a simple past tense and past participle of tread., to set down the foot or feet in walking; step; walk.
brethren Archaic . brothers.
damnation the act of damning or the state of being damned.
hurled to throw or cast down.
consign it to some grim and unseen
herald To introduce, or give tidings of, as by a herald; to proclaim; to announce; to foretell; to usher in.