The Wild Duck Glossary

The Wild Duck Glossary

Stroke

Time

Bemuse

Confuse

Detest

Intensely hate

Beck and call

Ready to immediately follow a person's orders

Avenge

Harm someone in order to get revenge

In great measure

Very much; to a large extent

Sapped

Taken away

Remedy

A medical cure

Principle

An idea in theory

Slugs

Bullets from a shotgun

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