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Accede
To yeild to; to assume an office or dignity
Brandish
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
Comprise
To include or contain; to be made up of
Deft
Skillful, nimble
Destitute
Deprived of the necessities of life; lacking in
Explicit
Definite, clearly stated
Extirpate
To tear up by the roots; to destroy totally
Inopportune
Coming at a bad time; not appropriate
Ironic
Suggesting an incongruity between what might be expected and what actually happens; given to irony, sarcastic
Musty
Stale, moldy; out-of-date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
considered beforehand, deliberately planned
Rampant
Growing without check, running wild
Solace
Comfort, relief; to comfort, console
Stately
Dignified, majestic
Supple
Bending easily; bending with agility; readily adaptable;servile
Suppress
to stop by force, put down
Venal
Open to or marked by bribery or corruption