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canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
skirmish - minor fight; minor battle in war; V.
indigence - poverty
slaughter - killing of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
hut - crude dwelling; shack
surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
domineer - rule over tyrannically
hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream