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n--the highest point
acme
n-quality or characteristic belonging to someone or something
v-to assign or credit this charateristic or quality to someone/thing
attribute
A triangle has 3 sides
v-to make someone or something appear smaller or less significant
belittle
v-to transport,transmit or communicate; to transfer ownership or title
convey
n-a belief, principle or teaching
doctrine
v-to cut out
n-an indirect tax on a commodity(ex.tea) or service
excise
adj-foreign or strange
exotic
adj-thin,pale or wornout as a result of worrying
haggard
adj-lively,carefree in manner
jaunty
n-the point at which 2 things are joined
juncture
adj-lowly;lacking importance or dignity
menial
v-to fend off;avoid
n-a defensive movement in a sport such as fencing
parry
adj-preying on as do hawks
predatory
v-to destroy,lay waste or ruin
n-destruction
ravage
n-a way of holding the body; a position on a subject
stance
adj-showy and flashy but lacking good taste
tawdry
n-a person who switches to the opposing side
turncoat
adj-modest; not bragging
unassuming
v-to roll in as a pig does in mud;to overindulge
n-the place to do so;a state of moral collapse
wallow
v-to be unsteady;lack of firmness
waver