the part of theology concerned with death, judgment, and the final destiny of the soul and of humankind
the partially shaded outer region of the shadow cast by an opaque object
(noun) a complete or impressive collection of things; (historically) a complete set of arms or suit of armor
(noun) a literary term coined by Alexander Pope to describe to describe amusingly failed attempts at sublimity (an effect of anticlimax created by an unintentional lapse in mood from the sublime to the trivial or ridiculous); adj is "bathetic"
(noun) a rhetorical or literary figure in which words, grammatical constructions, or concepts are repeated in reverse order, in the same or a modified form; e.g. ‘Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds.’.
(adjective) complacently or inanely foolish; silly
a person who renounces a religious or political belief or principle; the general form is "apostasy"
the theory and methodology of interpretation, especially the interpretation of biblical texts, wisdom literature, and philosophical texts
(adjective) playing lightly on or over a surface; flickering / (adjective) softly bright or radiant / (adjective) marked by lightness or brilliance especially of expression
(verb) to win over by wiles; entice / (verb) to acquire by ingenuity or flattery; wangle