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whinny - neigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
volley - simultaneous discharge of a number of shots; V.
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
strident - loud and harsh; insistent; N. stridency
gnarled - twisted
mutter - utter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
buccaneer - pirate
suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.
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sheathe - place into a case; insert into or provide with a sheath; Ex. He sheathed his dagger; N. sheath: case for a blade