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Replace the CAPS letters using a word that means the same thing.

Word bank: apparel besiege compress denounce dispatch douse expressly famished forsake gainful immense inept ingenious instantaneous irk libel misgiving oaf recede repast

Enjoyed the MEAL served to them
repast?

Had to fire the BUNGLING carpenter
Inept?

Thought the article SMEARED her reputation
Libeled?

RESOURCEFUL use for lumber scraps
Ingenious?

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  1. All are correct.

    I'm glad to see that you understand the word "libel" now. :-)

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    Ms. Sue
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    Refused to invite the LOUT
    Oaf?

    Fashionable hand me down GARMENTS
    apparel?

    waiting until the crowds EBB
    recede?

    QUALMS about the leading candidate
    Misgiving?

    Is CLEARLY forbidden for use by minords
    expressly?

    sent them a top secret COMMUNICATION
    dispatch?

    compelled to DESERT the leaky boat

    forsake?

    were far too HUNGRY to wait politely
    famished?

    can provide SPEEDY results at home
    instantaneous?

    chose a PROFITABLE career in advertising
    Gainful?

    PRESSURE us with repeated phoen calls
    Besiege?

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  4. Is this one right? The laws of this land do not shield public figures from just criticism but they do protect them against ___
    libel?

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  5. Right! :-)

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