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wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
hibernal - wintry; wintery; of or like winter
gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
appellation - name; title
uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
buccaneer - pirate
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
adversary - opponent; enemy
paramour - illicit lover
fancier - breeder or dealer of animals; one who has a special interest, as for raising specific plant or animal