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pinnace - small boat
pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
purported - alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists
covetous - avaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
replenish - fill up again
hapless - unfortunate; luckless
fancied - imagined; unreal
disparate - basically different; impossible to compare; unrelated
hypercritical - excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)