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adieu
a farewell
advent
an arrival; coming into a place or view
apex
highest point; tip
assimilate
to absorb fully or to make one's own, to adopt as one's own,to adapt
bogus
false; counterfeit
exorbitant
unreasonably high; excessive
interim
the time between; coming between two points in time
inundate
to flood or overflow
malign
to speak evil of; slander
meander
to wander about; wind about, a sharp turn or twist
metropolis
large city
momentous
very important
obstreperous
noisy, unruly, disorderly
pensive
thoughtful; melancholy
perilous
dangerous
shoddy
of poor quality, characterized by inferior, dishonest workmanship
sprightly
lively, full of life; spicy, flavorable
surly
angry and bad tempered, rude
tirade
a long, angry speech; very critical
vagrant
a wanderer, tramp, wandering aimlessly