ardour: great enthusiasm or passion
- he kissed her with an ardour that left her breathless.
chamois: antelope with short hooked horns, found in mountainous areas of Europe from Spain to the Caucasus.
abode: a place of residence; a house or home
- my humble abode.
elixir: a particular type of medicinal solution
- a cough elixir
repugnance: intense disgust
- our repugnance at the bleeding carcasses