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belfry
a watch tower; the frame on which a ship's bell is mounted
malice
desire to harm others
furlong
a unit for measuring distance
tiller
a lever used to steer a boat
barren
lacking vegetation or plant life
timid
fearful
scoff
to mock or tease
taut
tightly stretched
gilt
gold leaf a covering of gold, not an actual leaf like those found on plants, or gold color
prow
the forward part of a ship; a profit
admonition
a warning; a caution
niche
a hollowed place in a wall usually for a statue or vase
strewn
scattered about in no particular manner or method
solemnly
seriously; formally
vessel
a boat or ship
carat
the unit of weight used by jewelers
incense
fill with rage or great anger
adversary
an enemy
fathom
a unit of measure equal to six feet
pinnacle
a model of perfection