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::: throes - violent anguish
::: garner - gather; store up; amass
::: ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
::: confine - shut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
::: contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
::: serpentine - winding; twisting; of or like a serpent; Ex. serpentine course of the river; N. serpent: snake
::: incriminate - accuse of or implicate in a crime; serve as evidence against; cause to seem or make guilty of a crime; Ex. incriminating evidence
::: dirge - funeral song; slow mournful piece of music (sung over a dead person)
::: precipice - cliff; dangerous position; Ex. on the edge of the precipice
::: whim - sudden capricious idea; fancy