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stalwart - physically strong; brawny; steadfast; strong in mind or determination; Ex. stalwart supporter; N: stalwart follower
scabbard - case for a sword blade; sheath
ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
effervescence - inner excitement or exuberance; showing high spirits; emitting bubbles forming inside; bubbling from fermentation or carbonation; ADJ. effervescent; V. effervesce
caustic - burning; corrosive; able to burn by chemical action; sarcastically biting; (of remarks) intended to hurt; bitter; harmful; OP. harmless
plaudit - praise; enthusiastic approval; round(succession or series) of applause; ADJ. plauditory; CF. applaud
rational - (of a person) having reason; (of ideas) based on reason; logical
amity - friendship; peaceful relationship as between nations
intimidate - frighten; N. intimidation