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galleon - large three-masted sailing ship
vital - full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize
avarice - greediness for wealth
intuition - immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition
wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
decapitate - behead
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
obdurate - stubborn; refusing to change one's belief
glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
felicity - happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous