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Clenched
hold firmly TIGHTLY
Lingered
To be slow in leaving, especially out of reluctance
rigid
fixed not flexible
Sprawled
To sit or lie with the body and limbs spread out awkwardly
Rumpled
To become wrinkled or creased
Constable
peace officer with less authority and smaller jurisdiction than a sheriff
Persisted
To be obstinately repetitious, insistent, or tenacious
Envious
jealous or pained by the excellence or fortune by another
Wheezed
To breathe with difficulty, producing a hoarse whistling sound.
Surveyed
To examine or look at comprehensively. To inspect carefully
Anguish
Agonizing physical or mental pain; torment
Fleeting
passing quickly
Petulance
Unreasonably irritable or ill-tempered; peevish. Contemptuous in speech or behavior.
Gallows
Gallows
Ghastly
Inspiring shock, revulsion, or horror by or as if by suggesting death
Peril
imminent danger extreme risk