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hurly burly

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(noun) busy, boisterous activity
syn: chaos, hustle and bustle

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thane

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(noun) in scotland, a man who held land from the king is referred to as a thane

syn: thane of cawdor

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whence

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(adverb) from which; from where.

syn:

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valor

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(noun) courage in the face of danger, especially in battle

syn: brave, courage, fearlessness

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minion

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(noun) a follower or underling to someone

syn: underling, henchman, lackey

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aught

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(pronoun) anything at all

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prophetic

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surmise

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9
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harbinger

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10
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adage

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11
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bellona

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