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    Swarm

    take small bites out of
    To mock or demean someone with unkind words or remarks.
    rain lightly
    (of insects) move in or form a swarm
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    Jeer

    to harass; pester
    To mock or demean someone with unkind words or remarks.
    make a long, high-pitched cry or noise
    deceive; trick
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    Bulge

    to cause (something or someone) to move in a quick and sudden way
    make a witty remark
    strike (someone or something), typically with the palm of the hand and as a punishment
    swell or protrude to an unnatural or incongruous extent
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    Thrill

    cause (someone) to have a sudden feeling of excitement and pleasure
    cause (liquid) to strike or fall on something in irregular drops
    speak or shout at length in a wild, impassioned way
    move or cause to move quickly or suddenly with a rushing sound
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    Screech

    (of a person or animal) give a loud, harsh, piercing cry
    to cause (something or someone) to move in a quick and sudden way
    show cautious interest in a project or proposal
    use deception to deprive (someone) of money or possessions
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    Leech

    scatter or pour small drops or particles of a substance over (an object or surface)
    help or encourage (something) to increase or improve
    to habitually exploit or rely on
    tempt (a person or an animal) to do something or to go somewhere, especially by offering some form of reward.
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    Dash

    to make small movements, to wriggle or squirm
    run or travel somewhere in a great hurry
    put a muzzle on (an animal)
    talk intimately and cozily; gossip
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    Jest

    (typically of a person) fall suddenly, clumsily, or headlong
    speak or act in a joking manner
    to allow air from the stomach to come out through the mouth in a noisy way
    help or encourage (something) to increase or improve
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    Tumble

    To arouse curiosity and interest by unusual, new, and fascinating qualities
    rebuff, ignore, or spurn disdainfully
    use deception to deprive (someone) of money or possessions
    (typically of a person) fall suddenly, clumsily, or headlong
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    Wail

    see or perceive briefly or partially
    write or draw (something) carelessly or hurriedly
    give a cry of pain, grief, or anger
    rain lightly
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