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apparel
(n) clothing
(v) to put clothes on; to dress up

a par el
besiege
(v) to attack by surrounding with military forces; to cause worry or trouble
compress
(v) to press together; to reduce in size
(n) colded cloth applied to an injury

com press
denounce
(v) to condemn openly

de nounce
dispatch
(v) to send out for a purpose; to kill
(n) an official message

dis patch
douse
(v) to plunge into a liquid

douse
expressly
(adv) for a particular purpose; plainly

ex press ly
famished
(adj) suffering severely from hunger or lack of something

fam ished
forsake
(v) to give up; abandon

for sake
gainful
(adj) bringing in money

gain ful
immense
(adj) very large or great

im mense
inept
(adj) totally without skill

in ept
ingenious
(adj) showing remarkable originality; clever

in gen ious
instantaneous
(adj) done in an instant

in stant ta ne ous
irk
(v) to annoy

irk
libel
(n) a statement that unfairly harms the reputation of the person

(v) to write or publish such a statement

lib el
misgiving
(n) feeling of fear, doubt, or uncertainty

mis giv ing
oaf
(n) a stupid person; clumsy or slow

oaf
recede
(v) to go or move backward; to become more distant

re cede
repast
(n) a meal

re past