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fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
bearing - deportment; connection
stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
craft - skill (esp. with one's hands); skill in deceiving people; guile; ADJ. crafty: cleverly deceitful; cunning
luscious - pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
entity - real being
disband - dissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.