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clipper - sailing vessel built for great speed
egoism - excessive interest in one's self; belief that one should be interested in one's self rather than in others; selfishness; ADJ. egoistic, egoistical
granary - storehouse for grain
soliloquy - talking to oneself (esp. in a play); CF. monologue: soliloquy; long speech by one person (often monopolizing a conversation)
compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
assail - assault
rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
witless - lacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
magisterial - authoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner
equestrian - rider on horseback; ADJ.