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Acme
Something at it's hightest point; at it's best
Acrid
Something that has pungent and bitter odor
Admonish
To repremend a person; to warn somebody
Aegis
Having the support of some person/organization
Bacchanalian
Anything that is characterized by a wild drunken revelry
Badger
To annoy someone
Bathos
Anti-Climactic that results from something
Carrion
Dead decaying animal flesh
Castigate
To severely repremend someone
Cliche
Phrase used over and over again; loses original meaning
Defunct
No longer exist or functions
Demur
To object; reluctant to do something
Demure
Characterized by shyness
Encomium
Speech that offers high praise of something
Evict
To expel someone from property; usually with legal report
Exogenous
Something that has external cause; external origin
Gratuitous
unnecessary; uncalled for; done for no reason