Waiting for the Barbarians Glossary

Waiting for the Barbarians Glossary

Just

Fair and reasonable

Recuparate

To heal after an illness

Oblivion

A state of absolute nothingness

Annihilation

Complete destruction

Prolong

Keep something going

Ruthless

Having no pity for others

Bloodhound

A species of dog that is good and hunting animals and tracking humans

Sack

To take over and destroy a city

Virtues

Good values

Befuddled

Very confused

Contingent

Unpredictable and constantly changing

Wails

Cries

Immobile

Unable to move

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