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freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
muster - gather; assemble (troops); Ex. muster up one's strength for the ordeal; N.
doldrums - blues; listlessness(lack of spirit or energy); slack(inactive) period; period of stagnation; ocean area near the equator where ships cannot move because there is no wind; Ex. in the doldrums
droll - queer and amusing
patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
tumult - commotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly
vilify - slander; speak evil of; N. vilification
candor - frankness; open honesty; ADJ. candid
hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream