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blunderbuss
a short musket of wide bore and flaring muzzle
chinking
A sharp matalic sound
daubed
to cover or smear
deprived
to keep from possesing or enjoying
flint
a very hard, fine grained quartz that sparks when struck with steel
gravely
requiring serious thought
halfheartedly
feeling little interest, without enthusiasm
matchlock
an early style of musket, had a slow burning wick that could be lowered in a hole in the breech to ignite the charge
passel
a large quanity or group, to take risk, go somewhere to find something
pewter
a type of metal used widely for fine kitchen utensils and tableware
proprietors
own who owns or owns and manages a business or other such establishment
puncheon table
type of old fashioned table
quavering
to quiver, as from weakness, tremble
ruefully
causing, feeling, bor expressing sorrow or regret
shambles
a scene or condition of complete disorder or ruin
solitary
existing,liveing, or going out with others
surveyer
to examine or look at closely
venturing
an undertaking that is dangerous, daring, or of un certain outcome