More Vocab Words::: hew - cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.
::: postmortem - autopsy; ADJ: occurring after death; of a postmortem
::: sojourn - temporary stay; V: stay for a time
::: caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)
::: peon - landless agricultural worker; bond servant; menial worker; N. peonage
::: idolatry - worship of idols; excessive admiration or devotion; ADJ. idolatrous
::: epigram - witty thought or saying, usually short
::: benefactor - gift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
::: torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
::: pillory - punish by placing in a wooden frame or pillory; subject or expose to criticism and ridicule; N.