a loud and confused noise.
to claw or scratch with hands or nails.
split or divided into two.
flood with a great quantity of something.
a very small unit of British currency.
a frame of parallel bars or beams.
one who makes a business of buying or selling land.
a person who hoards wealth and spends as little as possible.
an area of muddy or boggy ground.
pretentious or vulgar display of wealth.
extreme unwillingness to spend money.
a soft, boggy area of land that gives way underfoot.
suppose that something is true without evidence.
a harsh-tempered or overbearing woman.
a thing of little value or importance.
a person who lends money at unreasonably high rates of interest (also called a loan-shark).
a person who travels on foot.