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yeoman - man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
adjuration - solemn urging; V. adjure: entreat earnestly; enjoin solemnly
ingenuous - naive and trusting; young; unsophisticated; candid
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
reparation - compensation (for loss or wrong); amends; Ex. make reparation for the damage; CF. repair
pinnace - small boat
prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
adjacent - adjoining; neighboring; close by
magistrate - official with power to administer the law
sober - serious; solemn; not drunken; abstemious or temperate; V: make or become sober