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descry - catch sight of (something distant)
waver - move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing
hortatory - encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
odious - arousing strong dislike; hateful(causing hatred); vile
capsize - (of a boat) turn over
contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
bawdy - indecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
integrity - honesty; uprightness; wholeness; state of being whole and undivided; completeness