Romeo and Juliet Vocab Act 1

augment (v.) to increase or intensify
adversary (n.) opponent, foe, enemy
chaste (adj.) virtuous, decent, pure in style or manner, virginal
forfeit (n.) fine, penalty (v.) to lose or be liable to lose as a result of a crime
grievance (n.) problem causing resentment or complaint; grounds for resentment or complaint
pernicious (adj.) harmful, destructive, lethal
warrant (v.) to give adequate reasons for; to state with conviction
purge (v.) cleanse, forgive, absolve
solemnity (n.) being formal, dignified
exquisite (adj.) of special beauty or charm

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