The Old Man and the Sea

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plummets
weights (n)
ineffectual
insufficient to produce an effect; useless (adj)
iridescent
showing luminous colors that seem to change when seen from different angles
gelatinous
having a jellylike consistency (adj)
carapaced
covered (v)
contempt
disrespect (n)
mysticism
obscure or irrational thought (n)
commenced
to begin; to initiate; to start (v)
myriad
countless (adj)
annulled
cancelled (v)
tentative
hesitant, uncertain (adj)
gaffed
caught with a spear designed to catch turtles or fish (v)