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Sea Fever/Village Blacksmith Vocabulary

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whetted
Means sharpened.
yarn
A long, entertaining tale.
vagrant
Wandering from place to place; unrestrained.
sinewy
Lean and tough.
Brawny
Strong and muscular.
Repose
The freedom from work or worry; rest.
Imagery
The use of words and phrases that appeal to the senses of sight, hearing, touch, smell, and taste.
Repetition
Used by poets to emphasize a particular word or idea by using it over and over again.
Rhyme
Repeated ending sounds of words
Speaker
The "voice" that tells the poem