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alacrity
noun

quick willingness, eagerness
ally
verb

to unite
bassinet
noun
basket-like infants bed
bounty
noun

a generous gift
broadside
noun broad surface of a ship: firing of a gun from the side of the ship
bullion
noun
bars of silver and gold
deprecate
verb

to plead aginst or express disapproval of
domineer
verb

to rule over tyranically or to be overbearing
flail
noun

a primitive wooden instrument for threshing grain
huff
noun

a fit of anger or esentment
incendiary
adjective

causing a fire or strife
jetty
noun

a pier a structure in water to deflect a current
layette
noun

a complete outfot for a newborn
pimpernel
noun

a plant of the primrose family
pother
noun

a bustle or fuss
pottage
noun

a thick stew or soup
primogeniture
noun

the rights belonging to the first born of same parents
straits
noun

a difficult of distressing situation
vindicate
verb

to clear from blame
windfall
noun

an unexpected legacy