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Skiff
Skiff - a small, light sailing boat
Gaff
- a handled hook for holding or lifting heavy fish
Harpoon
- a large spear or javelin used in hunting large fish or whales
Furled
- wrapped or rolled (as a sail or flag) close to or around something
Mast
- a long pole rising from the deck of a ship and supporting the yards (poles tapered toward the end to support and spread the square sails), booms (long poles used to extend the feet of sails), and rigging (the shapes, numbers, and arrangements of sails and masts of a ship)
Gaunt
- excessively thin or angular; lean
Benevolent
- suggestive of good will; kind
Hoisted
- raised into position; lifted
Thwart
- a rower's seat extending athwart (across) a boat
Bodega
- spanish for warehouse
Resolution
- the act of being determined; the act of dealing with a situation confidently; having courage