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18 terms

Treasure Island Vocabulary Chapter 2

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chine
The backbone, spine
cutlass
A sword with a curved blade
fancy
Imagine, think
fawning
Flattering
gabbling
Mumbling
gallows
A platform used for hanging people
hilt
The handle
hoar-frost
Dew that has frozen to form a white coating; white frost
lancet
A scalpel
leer
A grin, smirk
mutilated
Ruined, deformed
prophetic
Foretelling, predictive
sheath
A case, cover
sinewy
Strong, muscular
spy-glass
A telescope; an instrument used to see objects at a distance
talons
Fingers resembling the claws of a bird
trebly
Tripled
wanting
Lacking