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VOCAB Unit 1 List

Learn the meaning of the words

apparel clothing, especially outer garments
besiege to surround with military forces
compress a soft cloth pad applied with pressure to heal an injury
denounce to condemn openly; to accuse or criticize as deserving of punishment
dispatch the sending of a message to a destination
douse to wet thoroughly; to drench
expressly plainly in so many words; for a particular purpose
famished extremely hungry
forsake to give up something; to abandon or desert
gainful bringing in money or some special advantage; profitable
immense very large or great size, extent or quantity
inept lacking skill; not fit or suitable
ingenious showing remarkable originality, inventiveness, or resourcefulness; clever
instantaneous done immediately; occurring without delay
irk to annoy or irritate to vex
libel a written statement unfairly or falsely harms the reputation of the person about whom it is made
misgiving a feeling of doubt, distrust, or uncertainty
oaf a person regarded as stupid or clumsy
recede to move back or away
repast a meal, fest, or banquet
Created by: Houndoom_Rocks
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