Scary

n.

Barren land having only a thin coat of grass.

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Fishhook

n.

A hook with a pendant, to the end of which the fish-tackle is hooked.

Hierarchy

n.

Dominion or authority in sacred things.

Ring

v. i.

To sound, as a bell or other sonorous body, particularly a metallic one.

Leatherback

n.

A large sea turtle (Sphargis coriacea), having no bony shell on its back. It is common in the warm and temperate parts of the Atlantic, and sometimes weighs over a thousand pounds; -- called also leather turtle, leathery turtle, leather-backed tortoise, etc.

Grossular

a.

Pertaining too, or resembling, a gooseberry; as, grossular garnet.

Festoon

n.

A garland or wreath hanging in a depending curve, used in decoration for festivals, etc.; anything arranged in this way.

Gripe

n.

An assemblage of ropes, dead-eyes, and hocks, fastened to ringbolts in the deck, to secure the boats when hoisted; also, broad bands passed around a boat to secure it at the davits and prevent swinging.

neatness

n.

The state or quality of being neat.

Forborne

p. p.

of Forbear

Unadvised

a.

Not prudent; not discreet; ill advised.

Aciculite

n.

Needle ore.

Hectoliter

n.

Alt. of Hectolitre