Unformatted text preview: availed was of use, help, worth, or advantage (to), as in accomplishing an end. baleful harmful or threatening harm or evil; ominous; deadly. bastion any fortified place; strong defense or bulwark. bedew to make wet with or as if with drops of dew. bemused muddled, stupefied, or preoccupied. benefactions acts of doing good or helping others. bestriding [Archaic] striding over or across. disport to indulge in amusement; play; frolic. halyard a rope or tackle for raising or lowering a flag, sail, etc....
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- Fall '08
- Mediterranean Region, auspices omens, spiny leaves, long spikes, shield borne, auguries divinations