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skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
hypocritical - pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
luscious - pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
verve - enthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
deviate - turn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism
endear - make beloved; Ex. endear her to everyone; ADJ. dear: loved; cherished; high-priced
conviction - judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
metropolis - large city
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension