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LOATHE
v. To hate or dislike greatly.

LOATHING-n-A feeling of hatred.
HARBOR
n. A protected place along a seacoast where ships can find shelter.

v.-1. To give shelter to; to take care of by hiding.
2. To hold and nourish a thought or feeling in the mind.
ESCALATE
v. To go up or increase in size or scope.
GRIM
adj.-1. Crule; fierce.
2. Unfriendly or threatening; stern.
3. Unpleasant; disturbing.
MEDDLE
v. To involve oneself in other people's affairs without being asked.

MEDDLESOME-adj.-Given to taking part in others' affairs without being asked.
TRANSLATE
v. To put into a different language.
STEADFAST
adj. Unchanging; steady; loyal.
INFLICT
v. To cause something painful to be felt.
DENOUNCE
v.-1. To speak out against something; to criticize.
2. To accuse someone of doing wrong.
CATAPULT
n. A machine used in ancient wars that threw objects with great force.

v. To move or be moved suddenly and with great force.
MONSTROUS
adj.-1. Causing shock; horrible; wicked.
2. Extremely large.
AGONY
n. Great pain of mind or body; suffering.

AGONIZING-adj.-Very painful.
ROUSE
v.-1. To awaken, to wake up.
2. To stir up; to excite.
ABOLISH
v. To bring to an end; to do away with.
CHARACTER
n.-1. The qualities that make a person or place different or special.
2. A person in a story, movie, or play.
3. A letter or symbol used in writing or printing.