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beleaguer - besiege or attack (with an army); harass; beset
dotage - senility; feeblemindedness of old age; Ex. In one's dotage
decry - express strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
entomology - study of insects
creed - system of religious or ethical belief
lineaments - features especially of the face; distinctive shape or contour of the face; CF. line
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb