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clipper - sailing vessel built for great speed
prohibitive - so high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; Ex. prohibitive tax
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
queasy - experiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy
evenhanded - impartial; fair
feature - distinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent
chase - ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch
covert - secret; hidden; implied; OP. overt
demean - disgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity; behave