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angular - sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; lean; gaunt; stiff in manner
intellect - higher mental powers; person of great intellectual ability
severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
coeval - living at the same time as; existing during the same period of time; contemporary; of the same age
bode - foreshadow; portend
skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
recant - disclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid