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catamaran
a long, narrrow raft made of logs that are fastened together and propelled by sails or paddles
caromed
the process of hitting and rebounding
turbulant
rough as in not smooth
ex: The turbulant plane ride gave me a stomachache.
croquet
an outdoor game played with wooden balls and mallots and a series of hoops placed on the lawn; the object of the game is to hit the balls through the hoops
verdure
the fresh green color of growing things; greenness
speculated
guessed; predicted; wondered
occupants
people living in a particular place; dwellers in a given setting
ingenuity
cleverness; having great originality
ineptitude
awkward; clumsy; inefficient
envisioned
to imagine; to picture in the mind
catapult
a device used for throwing objects a great distance
foliage
a mass of leaves
foisted
to pass off something fake as genuine
melancholy
a feeling of sadness; a feeling of depression; low spirits
incantation
the chanting of magical words or the formula for casting a spell
foreboding
a prediction especially of something bad or harmful
foraged
searched
torrent
a heavy fall of rain
indulgent
giving into one's wishes, often to the point of excess
sallied
to come or go out of doors; to take a trip