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gloating
boasting
illusion
false image
adhered
attached to
barnacle
small shellfist that grows on rocks and bottoms of ships
cement
a material that holds things together
decency
respectful concern for doing the right thing
deftly
skillfully
deliberately
slowly, carefully
filtered
passed through
flurry
a rush of activity
flutes
long, round holes
frilly
decorated like a lace border
gleam
a bright light
haze
a condition in the air similar to light fog
howled
cried loudly
hummock
a small hill or mound
illusion
an idea that is not real
incandesence
a bright shining light
instinctively
in a way that is done from feeling instead of knowledge
irritate
annoy, bother
melody
a song
nibble
take small bites
oxygen
a gas in the air which living things need
pearlers
people who look for pearls
perceptible
capable of being seen
poison
a substance that may hurt or kill people, animals or plants
poultice
a mixture of herbs placed on the body as medicine
receding
lessening
be refined
be made finer, be improved
be reluctant
not wanting to do something
rigid
stiff
scuttling
moving quickly
shrilled
made a high-pitched sound
speculatively
in an uncertain way
be steadied
be made firm
strewn
scattered
be subsided
became less strong