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Jar

To hit or shake

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Jetty

Place to get on or off a boat

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Mishaps

Small mistake

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Mortify

To cause to feel very embarrassed and foolish

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Nocturnal

Active during the night

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Obsess

To be the only thing a person a thinks about or talks about

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Obstreperous

Difficult to control

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Pantry

Small room in a house that stores food

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Porter

Person who carries luggage for others

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Provocation

Action or occurrence that causes someone to become angry

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Ringworm

Disease that causes ring shaped marks to appear on skin

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Sibling

Brother or sister

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Still

Place to make alcoholic drinks

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Subdued

Not loud, strong or intense

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Tarried

To be slow

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Tentatively

Not funny developed

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Tongs

Tool used for lifting or holding objects that is made of two long pieces connected at one end or middle

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Trousseau

Clothes snd personal possessions that a woman collects when about to get married

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Uncompromising

Not willing to make a change

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Wary

Not having or showing complete trust

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Widow's walk

Railed observation platform

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Yankees

Person born or living in the north US

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Alist

Inclined to one side

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Articulate

Able to express ideas clearly

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Attributes

Inborn characteristics

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Bout

Period of the Tim

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Corn ribs

Building used for storing corn

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Crook

To bend

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Erratically

Acting, moving, or changing in ways not expected

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Feeble

Very weak

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Gingerly

Very cautious or careful

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Inconspicuous

Not very easy to see or notice

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Jew's Harp

Instrument made of flexible bamboo or metal

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Mausoleum

Stone building that stores bodies of dead people

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Peril

Possibility that you will be hurt or killed

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Rudiments

Basic fundamental skill

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Tartly

Sour or sharp taste

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Torso

Main part of human body

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Vaguely

Not clear

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Apoplectic

Greatly excited or argued