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BANQUET
n. A large meal for many people; a feast.
ASSEMBLE
v-1. To bring toghether into a group; to gather.
2. To put or fit together.
ASSEMBLY-n-1. A group of people gathered for a certain purpose.
2. The fitting together of carious parts.
FRIVOLOUS
adj. Not serious or important; silly.

FRIVOLITY-n-Silly or lighthearted play.
DESPERATE
adj.-1. Reckless because of feelings of despair.
2. So serious as to be almost hopeless.
PLEDGE
v.-To make a serious promise.

n.-A serious promise.
DECREASE
v. To become smaller or less.

n. The amount by which something becomes smaller.
PROSPER
v.-To succeed, especially in terms of money.

PROSPEROUS-adj.-Enjoying growth and success.
EDIBLE
adj. Safe or fit to be eaten.

n. An item of food; anything that can be eaten.
HOSTILE
adj. Unfriendly; of or like an enemy.

HOSTILITY-n-The expression of unfriendly feelings.
CASK
n. A barrel-shaped container, especially one for holding liquids.
HARVEST
n-1-The gathering of ripe crops for a season.
2. The quantity of crops gathered.

v. To gather in the crops.
HEW
v-1. To chop down or cut with blows from an ax.
2. To cut or shape with blows of an ax or similar tool.
TASK
n.-A piece of work that needs to be done.
CARGO
n. The load carried by a plane or ship.
CELEBRATE
v. To honor something in a special way.

CELEBRATED-adj.-Famous.