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fierce

having a savage or violent nature

2

attempt

try to perform

3

comfort

feeling at case or content; solace

4

fast - adj.

in a secure manner

5

abuse - v.

to hurt or injured by maltreatment; revile

6

din

a jumble of loud, discordant sounds

7

timid

lacking self-confidence; shy; hesitant

8

journey

a traveling from one place to another; trip

9

array

a display

10

advice

opinion about what should be done about a situation or problem

11

bargin

an agreement; a good price for the buyer

12

occupy

to dwell or reside in

13

faint

lacking strength or vigor

14

object

to express disapproval of something

15

distressed

suffering from strain or anxiety

16

prefer

choose as more desirable; favor

17

suggest

to offer for consideration or action; propose

18

hearty

enjoying or requiring much food

19

sprawl

to be stretched or spread out in an unnatural or ungraceful fasion

20

lame

to cause to become crippled

21

peevish

ill-tempered; discontented; contrary

22

genteel

having qualities or characteristics befitting the uper classes

23

consent

give agreement, as to the proposal of another

24

puzzling

confusing

25

foolish

lacking good sense or judgment; absurd or ridiculous

26

prompt

quickly;without delay

27

contented

satisfied with things as they are

28

greedy

desiring more than one needs or deserves

29

satisfy

to gratify or fulfill a need or desire

30

dainty

delicious or choice

31

disappoint

thwart in desire, hope, or expectation

32

amazement

a state of extreme sur`prise of wonder; astonishment

33

heap

put or thrown into a pile