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apparel
clothing, that which serves as dress or decoratin, to put clothes on, dress up
besiege
to attack by surrounding with military forces; to cause worry or trouble
compress
to press together; to reduce in size or volume; a folded cloth or pad applied to an injury
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
douse
to plunge into a liquid, drench; to put out quickly, extinguish
expressly
plainly, in so many words; for a particular purpose
famished
suffering severely from hunger or from lack of something
forsake
to give up, renounce; to leave, abandon
gainful
profitable; brining in money or some special advantage
immense
very large or great; beyond ordinary means of measurement
inept
totally without skill or appropriateness
ingenious
showing remarkable originality, inventiveness, or resourcefulness; clever
instantaneous
done in an instant; immediate
irk
to annoy, trouble; make weary
libel
a written statement that unfairly or falsely harms to reputatin of the person about whom it is made
misgiving
a feeling of fear, doubt, or uncertainty
oaf
a stupid person; a big, clumsy, slow individual
recede
to go or move backward; to become more distant
repast
a meal, food