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spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
edict - decree (especially one issued by a sovereign); official command
indulge - yield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence
insipid - lacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose
pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition