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Metropolis
a large city; the chief city of an area
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, flavorful
Surly
angry and bad-tempered; rude
Tirade
a long, angry speech; usually a speech that is very critical
Vagrant
a idle wanderer, tramp
Adieu
a farewell
Advent
an arrival; a coming into a place or view
Apex
The highest point or view
Assimilate
to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own; to adapt fully
Bogus
false, counterfeit
Exorbitant
unreasonably high; excessive
Interim
the time between; temporary, coming between two points in time
Inundate
to flood, overflow, to wverwhelm by numbers or size
Malign
to speak evil of; slander, be evil
Meander
to wander about; wind about