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adieu
"farewell"
a farewell
advent
an arrival; a coming into place or view
apex
the highest point, tip
assimilate
to absorb fully or make one's own;
to adopt as one's own
bogus
false, counterfeit
exorbitant
unreasonably high, execessive
interim
the time between
temporary, coming between two points in time
inundate
to flood, ovrerflow, to overwhelm by numbers or size
malign
to speak evill of,
evil
meander
to wander about, wind about
or a sharp turn or twist
metropolis
a large city
momentous
very important
obstreperous
noisy, unruly, disorderly
pensive
thoughtoutful, deep in thought, meloncholy
perilous
dangerous
shoddy
of poor quality, characterized by inferior workmanship
sprightly
lively, full of life, spicy, flavorful
surly
angry and bad-temperered, rude
tireade
a long angry speeech, usually very critical
vagrant
1. an idle wanderer
2. wandering aimlessly