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assuaged
eased
apothecary
old time pharmacist who prepared and sold medical drugs
piety
devotion to religious duty
brethren
members of a religious sext
thence
from that place
strictures
restrictions
dictum
authoritative decree
chattels
slaves; property
imponent
helpless
taciturn
silent; not inclined to talk
trot lines
long fishing lines attached to many small baited lines
spittoon
receptacle for spit (as for those who chew tobacco)
unsullied
new and in perfect condition
alleged
accused but not proven
detention
holding in custody
imprudent
indiscreet; lacking in discretion
derived
recieved; obtained
sweltering
oppressively hot
ambled
walked in a leisurely way
slat
a wide but thin strip of wood used in a bed frame to support a mattress
epic
legendary
entity
being
callard
a smooth leafed kale like plant
revelation
finding discovery
eccentric
odd or whimsical
quaint
unusual in character or appearance
repertoire
list of pieces that can be performed
vapid
lacking in liveliness
jutted
stick out
eaves
the lower border of a roof that hangs over the outside wall
veranda
roofed porch or balcony attached to the exterior of a building
malevolent
evil
phantom
ghost
morbid
grisly; gruesome
nocturnal
at nighttime
mutilated
cut up; maimed; destroyed
culprit
person guilty of a crime
eddy
whirlpool
predilection
preference
domicled
dwelling
flivver
a small cheap automobile
beadile
minor officer whose duties include keeping the peace
abusive
insulting
profane
irreverent
ramrod
straight metal rod for ramming home the charge in a muzzle loading gun