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skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
chimerical - fantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature
capitulate - surrender; give up all resistance
piety - devoutness; reverence for God; ADJ. pious
breadth - width; extent
orifice - mouthlike opening; small opening (esp. to a cavern or passage of the body); CF. mouth
negligence - neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care
motif - theme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist
seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate