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besiege
(v.) to attack by surrounding with military forces; to cause worry or trouble
compress
(v.) to press together; to reduce size or volume;
(n.) a folded cloth or pad applied to an injury
denounce
(v.) to condemn openly; to accuse formally
dispatch
(v.) to send off or out for a purpose; to kill;
(n.) an official message; promptness, sbeed;the act of killing
douse
(v.) to plunge into liquid, drench; to put out quickly, extinguish
expressly
(adv.) plainly, in so many words; for a particular purpose