Macbeth Vocab. Act 3

absence

the condition of being away

affliction

suffering; a cause of suffering, such as an illness

confined

kept from moving out of a place; restricted

custom

habit; tradition

eternal

without beginning or end; everlasting

patience

ability to wait or to suffer without complaint

remedy

cure; medicine; something that solves a problem

summons

order to appear at a particular place

acquaint

familiarize; inform

amends

something done to make up for injury or loss

disposition

someone's usual mood; personality

encounter

meet; come upon

jovial

cheerful; having good humor

mingle

mix together; socialize with

posterity

the future; those people who are to come

revenge

cause someone harm for something the person has done