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grog
grog n.
An alcoholic liquor, especially rum diluted with water.
indomitable
indomitable adj.- Incapable of being overcome, subdued, or vanquished; unconquerable
sinewy
Sinewy adj. -Strong and vigorous
consort
consort n.- A husband or wife, especially the spouse of a monarch
dexterity
dexterity n. - Skill and grace in physical movement, especially in the use of the hands; adroitness.
condesending
Condescending v. - To deal with people in a patronizingly superior manner.
duplicity
duplicity n. - Deliberate deceptiveness in behavior or speech
civility
civility n - Courteous behavior; politeness
miscreant
Miscreant n.- An evildoer; a villain.
nautical
nautical adj- Of, relating to, or characteristic of ships, shipping, sailors, or navigation on a body of water.

bustle
bustle n.- A bow, peplum, or gathering of material at the back of a woman's skirt below the waist.
obstinate
obstinate adv. -Difficult to manage, control, or subdue; refractory
berth
berth n.- Sufficient space for a ship to maneuver; sea room
prodigiously
prodigiously adj. - Extraordinary; marvelous
dispersing
Dispersing v. -To drive off or scatter in different directions
atrocious
atrocious adj.- Extremely evil or cruel; monstrous
formidable
formidable adj.- Arousing fear, dread, or alarm
qualm
Qualm n. - A sudden feeling of sickness, faintness, or nausea.
derisively
derisively adj. - Mocking; jeering
humbug
humbug n - Something intended to deceive; a hoax or fraud