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Accede
to yield to; assume an office or dignity
brandish
to wave or flourish in a manacing fashion
comprise
to include or contain ; to be made up of
deft
skillful, nimble
destitute
deprived of the necessities of life
explicit
definite, clearly stated
extirpate
to tear up by the roots
inopportune
coming at a bad time
ironic
suggesting an incongruity between what might be expected and what actually happens
musty
stale, mold; out of date
officious
meddling excessively forward in offering services
ominous
unfavorable threatening of bad omen
pinnacle
a high peak or point
premeditated
considered beforehand, deliberatly planned
rampant
growing without checks running wild
solace
confort, relief, to comfort, console
stately
dignified, majestic
supple
bending easily
suppress
to stop by force put down
venal
open to or marked by bribery or corruption