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cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
repartee - quick clever reply
waive - give up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim
skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
guileless - without deceit
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
accost - approach and speak first to a person
haven - place of safety; refuge; harbor; Ex. tax haven
dazzle - make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder