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To yield to; to assume an office or dignity
accede
A
To wave or flourish in a menacing fashion
brandish
B
to include or contain; to be made up of
comprise
C
Skillful, nimble
Deft
D
Definite, clearly stated
explicit
E
To tear up by the roots; to destroy totally
Extirpate
E
coming at a bad time; not appropriate
inopportune
I
suggesting an incogruity between what might be expected and what actually happens; given to irony, sarcastic
Ironic
I
Stale, moldy; out-of-date
musty
M
deprived of the necessities of life; lacking in
destitute
D
meddling; excessibely forward in offering services or assuming authority
officious
O
Unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
ominous
O
a high peak or point
Pinnacle
P
considered beforehand, deliberately planned
Premeditated
P
Growing without check, running wild
Rampant
R
Comfort, relief;
to comfort, console
Solace
S
Dignified, majestic
Stately
S
bending easily; bending with agility; readily adaptable; servile
Supple
S
To stop by force, put down
suppress
S
Open to or marked by bribery or corruption
Venal
V
meddling; excessibely forward in offering services or assuming authority
officious
O
Unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
ominous
O
a high peak or point
Pinnacle
P
considered beforehand, deliberately planned
Premeditated
P
Growing without check, running wild
Rampant
R
Comfort, relief;
to comfort, console
Solace
S
Dignified, majestic
Stately
S
bending easily; bending with agility; readily adaptable; servile
Supple
S
To stop by force, put down
suppress
S
Open to or marked by bribery or corruption
Venal
V
meddling; excessibely forward in offering services or assuming authority
officious
O
Unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
ominous
O
a high peak or point
Pinnacle
P
considered beforehand, deliberately planned
Premeditated
P
Growing without check, running wild
Rampant
R
Comfort, relief;
to comfort, console
Solace
S
Dignified, majestic
Stately
S
bending easily; bending with agility; readily adaptable; servile
Supple
S
To stop by force, put down
suppress
S
Open to or marked by bribery or corruption
Venal
V