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spartan - without attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life
buccaneer - pirate
miniature - small model; small painting; ADJ: small
sallow - (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
sprightly - lively
collected - composed; calm; self-possessed
adversary - opponent; enemy
detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
shrivel - make or become shrunken and wrinkled (often by drying)