Acerbic

Adjective. Tasting sour or bitter.

Ambush

Noun. The act of concealing oneself and lying in wait to attack by surprise.

Hurkle Durkle

Verb. To lie in bed for a long time, to lounge around

Decimate

Verb. To reduce to one-tenth: to destroy or remove nine-tenths of anything.

Icosamate

Verb. To reduce to one-twentieth: to destroy or remove 95% of anything.

Pintle

Noun. A pin or bolt, usually vertical, which acts as a pivot for a hinge or a rudder.

Lope

Verb. To travel an easy pace with long strides.

Furtive

Adjective. Exhibiting guilty or evasive secrecy.

Discern

Verb. To perceive, recognize, or comprehend with the mind; to descry.

Shoal

Noun. A sandbank or sandbar creating a shallow.

Mammoth

Noun. (figuratively) Something very large of its kind.

Derringer

Noun. A type of very small, concealable pistol with one or two barrels, but without any loading system or magazine.

Kipuka

Noun. (geology) A zone of unharmed land completely surrounded by lava flows.

Andiron

Noun. A utensil for supporting wood when burning in a fireplace, one being placed on each side.

Immiscible

Adjective. (physics) (of two or more liquids) that are not mutually soluble; unmixable