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to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
accede
to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
brandish
to include or contain; to be made up of
comprise
skillful, nimble
deft
deprived of the necessities of life; lacking in
destitute
definite, clearly stated
explicit
to tear up by the roots; to destroy totally
extirpate
coming at a bad time; not appropritae
inopportune
suggesting an incongruity between what might be expected and what actually happens; given to irony, sarcastic
ironic
stale, moldy, out-of-date
musty
meddling; excessively forward in offering services or assuming authority
officious
unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
ominous
a high peak of point
pinnacle
considered beforehand, deliberately planned
premeditated
growing without check, running wild
rampant
comfort,relief; to comfort, console
solace
dignified, magestic
stately
bending easiloy; bending with agility; readily adaptable; servile
supple
to stop by force, to put down
suppress
open to or marked by bribery or corruption
venal
syn.
consent
accede
syn.
concur
accede
syn.
comply
accede
syn.
assent
accede
syn.
swing
brandish
syn.
shake
brandish
syn.
compose
comprise
syn.
constitute
comprise
syn.
encompass
comprise
syn.
dextrous
deft
syn.
adroit
deft
syn.
proficient
deft
syn.
clever
deft
syn.
masterful
deft
syn.
wanting
destitute
syn.
devoid
destitute
syn.
impoverished
destitute
syn.
penniless
destitute
syn.
distinct
explicit
syn.
forthright
explicit
syn.
unambiguous
explicit
syn.
clear
explicit
syn.
uproot
extirpate
syn.
eradicate
extirpate
syn.
wipe out
extirpate
excise
extirpate
syn.
ill-timed
inopportune
syn.
inconvenient
inopportune
syn.
inappropriate
inopportune
syn.
unsuitable
inopportune
syn.
incongrous
ironic
syn.
satiric
ironic
syn.
sardonic
ironic
syn.
wry
ironic
syn.
hackneyed
musty
syn.
antiquated
musty
syn.
meddlesome
officious
syn.
prying
officious
syn.
impertinent
officous
syn.
obrusive
officious
syn.
unpropitious
ominous
syn.
inauspicious
ominous
syn.
portentous
ominous
syn.
apex
pinnacle
syn.
acme
pinnacle
syn.
summit
pinnacle
syn.
apogee
pinnacle
syn.
preplanned
premeditated
syn.
rehearsed
premeditated
syn.
calculated
premeditated
syn.
prearranged
premeditated
syn.
widespread
rampant
syn.
unrestrained
rampant
syn.
extravagant
rampant
syn.
pravalent
rampant
syn.
sooth
solace
syn.
reassure
solace
syn.
cheer up
solace
syn.
grand
stately
syn.
magnificent
stately
syn.
imposing
stately
syn.
flexible
supple
syn.
limber
supple
syn.
pliable
supple
syn.
pliant
supple
syn.
subdue
suppress
syn.
crush
suppress
syn.
stifle
suppress
syn.
squelch
suppress
syn.
quash
suppress
syn.
silence
suppress
syn.
dishonest
venal
syn.
bribable
venal
syn.
corruptible
venal
syn.
mercenary
venal
ant.
demur
accede
ant.
balk at
accede
ant.
excluse
comprise
ant.
clumsy
deft
ant.
awkward
deft
ant.
bungling
deft
ant.
inept
deft
ant.
rich
destitute
ant.
wealthy
destitute
ant.
luxurious
destitute
ant.
bountiful
destitute
ant.
full
destitute
ant.
replete
destitute
ant.
vague
explicit
ant.
ambigiuous
explicit
ant.
implied
explicit
ant.
implicit
explicitant
ant.
implant
extirpate
ant.
sow
extirpate
ant.
foster
extirpate
ant.
nourish
extirpate
ant.
timely
inopportune
ant.
convenient
inopportune
ant.
felicitous
inopportune
ant.
opportune
inopportune
ant.
straightforward
ironic
ant.
unequivocal
ironic
ant.
fresh
musty
ant.
sweet-smelling
musty
ant.
up-to-date
musty
ant.
brand-new
musty
ant.
reserved
officious
ant.
diffident
officious
ant.
timid
officious
ant.
aloof
officious
ant.
propitious
ominous
ant.
auspicious
ominous
ant.
promising
ominous
ant.
nadir
pinnacle
ant.
perigee
pinnacle
ant.
low point
pinnacle
ant.
unplanned
premeditated
ant.
spontaneous
premeditated
ant.
impromptu
premeditated
ant.
controlled
rampant
ant.
restrained
rampant
ant.
vex
solace
ant.
aggravate
solace
ant.
upset
solace
ant.
lowly
stately
ant.
humble
stately
ant.
servile
stately
ant.
abject
stately
ant.
stiff
supple
ant.
rigid
supple
ant.
unbending
supple
ant.
hidebound
supple
ant.
provoke
suppress
ant.
spru
suppress
ant.
arouse
suppress
ant.
incite
suppress
ant.
instigate
suppress
ant.
honest
venal
ant.
incorruptible
venal
ant.
scrupulous
venal