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apparel
(n.) clothing, that which serves as dress or decoration
(v.) to put clothes on, dress up
besiege
(v.) to attack by surrounding with military forces, to cause worry or trouble
compress
(v.) to press together,to reduce in size or volume
(n.) a folded cloth or pad applied to an injury
denounced
(v.) to comdem openly,to accuse formly
dispatch
(v.) to send off for a purpose,to kill
(n.) an official message, promptness, speed, the act of killing
douse
(v.) to plunge into liquid,drench, to put out quickly
expressly
(adv.)painly, in so many words, for a particular purpose
famished
(adj.) suffering sereverly from hunger or from lack of something
forsake
to give up, renounce, to leave, or abandon
gainful
(adj.) profitable, bring in moneyor some special advantage
immense
(adj.) very large or great:, beyond ordinary means of measurement
inept
(adj.) totally without skill or appropriateness
ingenious
(adj.) showing remarkable originality, inventiveness, or resourcefulness, clever
instantaneous
(adj.) done in an instant, immediate
irk
(v.) to annoy, trouble, make weary
libel
(n.) a statement that unfairly
or falsely harms the reputation of the person about whom it is made,
(v.) to write or publish such a statement
misgiving
(n.) a feeling of fear, doubt, or uncertainty
oaf
(n.) a stupid person, a big, clumsy, slow individual
recede
(v.) to go or move backward, to become more distant
repast
(n.) a meal, food