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apparel
(n)clothing that which serves as dress or decoration-(v) to put on,dress up-Syn(n)attire,garments,(v)deck out-Ant(v) undress unclothe,strip
besiege
(v)To attack by surrunding with with military forces;cause worry or trouble-Sny blockade,encircle,pressure,hound
compress
(v)to press to together;to reduce in size or volume (n) a folded cloth or pad applied to an injury -Sny(v)condense,shrink,shorten-Ant(n)expand,enlarge
denounce
(v)to condemn openly;to accuse formal-Sny(v)criticize,censure-Ant(n)hail,acclaim
dispatch
to send off or out for a purpose;to kill(n)an official message; promptness, speed, the act of killing - Syn. (v)slay; (n) report, communication - Ant. (v) recall, withhold
douse
(v) to plunge into a liquid, drench; to put out quickly, extinguish - Syn. submerge, soak, dunk, immerse - Ant. dry out, dehydrate, kindle, ignite
expressly
(adv) plainly, in so many words; for a particular purpose - Syn. clearly, pointedly, explicitly Ant. implicitly, accidentally
famished
suffering severely from hunger or from lack of something - Syn. hungry, starving, ravenous - Ant. well fed, satisfied,satiated
forsake
to give up ,renounce ;to leave,abandon - Sny.desert, disown - Ant. keep, hold on to, stand by,
gianful
profitable; bringing in money or some special advantage - Syn. moneymaking, paying - Ant. unprofitable, unrewarding, nonpaying