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dismal
adj. showing or causing gloom
commenced
v. brought into activity/began
victuals
n. food edible by humans
skiff
n. small row boat (flat bottom)
quarry
n. open excavation
slouch
n. confederate hat with sunken in top
temperance
n. moderation in actoin/feeling
reform
v. to make better by removing faults
spite
n. a petty desire to harm
shanty
n. a badly built hut/cabin
quicksilver
n. mercury
brash
v. hasty
contrived
v. planned with integrity
tow-head
n. a lot island in a river/things to tie onto in a river(trees)
wigwam
n. a dwelling formed by poles with fabric over it
thicket
n. thick growth of shrubbery
confound
v. bring to ruin
gaudy
adj. tastlessly ornamented/ overdone
crockery
n. ceramic ware made of clay (a crock pot)
pensive
adj. dreamily thoughtful