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  1. Mar 2023
    1. falsehood

      an untrue statement : LIE

    2. Satan only wants to cause between you animosity and hatred through intoxicants and gambling and toavert you from the remembrance of God and from prayer. So will you not desist?

      Why do intoxicants and gambling hinder people from remembering God and praying?

    3. repents

      to turn from sin and dedicate oneself to the amendment of one's life

    4. chaste

      innocent of unlawful sexual intercourse

    5. transgress

      to violate a command or law : SIN

    1. assail

      to trouble or afflict in a manner that threatens to overwhelm

    2. avail

      to produce or result in as a benefit or advantage

    3. Messapus

      a character in Virgil's Aeneid, appears in Books VII to XII of the Latin epic poem. He was a son of Neptune, a famous tamer of horses, and king of Etruria, known for being one "whom no one can fell by fire or steel

    4. Ausonian

      italian —used in poetry

    5. Libyan lion

      Virgil used personified method to describe the situation that Turnas was facing and portrayed him as a Libyan lion chased by the swains.

    6. quell’d

      to thoroughly overwhelm and reduce to submission or passivity