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Saber

Sword

1

Livid

Discolored

2

Connoisseur

Expert

3

Mate

Ordinary sailor

4

Skipper

Sea captain

5

Diabolical

Develish

6

Rebuff

A blunt rejection

7

Ruffian

A tough lawless person

8

Incivility

Rudeness, misbehavior

9

Talley

Waxy

10

Fawning

Showing extreme affection

11

Sneering

Smirking

12

Sinewy

Muscular

13

Summons

A demand to surrender

14

Clambered

Climbed with effort or difficulty

15

Flighty

Unpredictably excitable, unstable

16

Vice

A clamp used to hold something in position

17

Cowed

To intimidate or frighten

18

Apoplexy

A stroke

19

Detestable

Intensely disliked, despicable

20

Infectious

Contagious

21

Emboldener

One who gives courage, motivator

22

Repugnance

Disgust, revulsion

23

Miscellany

A mixture of different items

24

Rogues

Dishonest person, scoundrel

25

Obstinately

In a stubborn unyielding manner

26

Formidable

Intimidating

27

Rout

Tear apart in search

28

Irresolute

Hesitant, undecided

29

Malingering

Pretending to be sick to avoid work

30

Miscreant

A vivacious or depraved person; villain

31

Deplore

To regret deeply; lament

32

Bluff

Rough and blunt, not unkind

33

Condescending

Patronizing

34

Poll

Head, scalp

35

Trump

A fine person

36

Prodigiously

Extraordinarily

37

Confoundedly

Perplexingly