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accede
to yield to; to an office or dignity
brandish
to wave or flourish in a menacing fashion
comprise
to include or contain
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 tim; not appropriate
ironic
suggesting an incongruity between what might be expected and what actually happens
musty
stale, moldy, out of date
officious
meddling; excessively forward in offecing services or assuming authority
ominous
unfavorable, threatning, of bad omen
pinnacle
a high peak or point
premeditated
considered beforehand
rampant
growing without chech, running wild
solace
comfort, relief
statley
dignified, majestic
supple
bending easily
suppress
to stop by force, put down
venal
open to or marked by bribery or corruption