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Countenance

n, appearnance, especially the expression of the face

Consternation

n, A state of paralyzing dismay, fear

Pestilential

adj, deadly, poisonous

Copious

adj, large amount, abundant

Flogged

v, beat with a whip or rod

Foremast

n, the mast, (tall pole that supports sails and rigging) nearest the forward end of a sailing ship.

Scruple

n, feeling of uneasiness or guilt that keeps a person from doing something.

Nominal

adj, in name only but not in reality; insignificantly small

Galling

adj, rubbing or chafing, causing irritation or annoyance

Nominate

v, propose or name as a candidate for some honor

Denomination

n, identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others

Ignominious

adj, (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame

Nomenclature

n, A system of naming, especially in the arts or sciences

Misnomer

n, an incorrect or unsuitable name

Dejection

n, a state of melancholy depression

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