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repast
a meal, food
irk
to annoy, trouble, make weary
besiege
to attack by surrounding with military forces

to cause worry or trouble
apparel
clothing, that which serves as a dress or decoration

to put clothes on, dress up
compress
to press together to reduce in size or volume

a folded cloth or pad applied to an injury
douse
to plunge into a liquid, drench / to put out quickly extinguish
denounce
to condemn openly / to accuse formally
dispatch
to send off or out for a purpose / to kill

an official message, promptness, speed, the act of killing
expressly
plainly in so many words / for a particular purpose
inept
totally without skill or appropriateness
famished
suffering severely from hunger or from lack of something
forsake
to give up renounce to leave abandon
immense
very large or great / beyond ordinary means of measurement
gainful
profitable / bringing in money or some special advantage
instantaneous
done in an instant / immediate
recede
to go or move backward / to become more distant
libel
a statement that unfairly or falsely harms the reputation of the person about who it is made

to write or publish such a statement
misgiving
a feeling of fear, doubt, or uncertainty
oaf
a stupid person, a big clumsy slow individual
ingenious
showing remarkable originality inventiveness or resourcefulness / clever