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accede
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
brandish
to wave or flourish in a menacing fashion
comprise
to include or contain; to be made up of
deft
skillful, nimble
destitute
deprived of the necessities of life;
extripate
to tear up by the roots; to destory totally
inopportune
comint at ta bad time; not appropriate
ironic
suggesting an incongruity between what might be expected and waht actually happens; given to irony
explicit
definite, clearly stated
musty
stalk, moldy; out-of-date
officious
meddling; excessively forward in offering services or assuming authority
ominous
unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
pinnacle
a high peak or point
premeditated
condidered beforehand, deliberately planned
rampant
growing without check, running wild
solace
comfort, relief; to comfort, console
stately
didnified, majestic
supple
bending easily; bending with agility; readily
suppress
to stop by force, put down
venal
open to or marked by bribery or corruption