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Acme
The highest point
Attribute
A quality or characteristics belonging to or associated with someone or something.
Verb- to assign to
Belittle
to make somthing appear smaller than it is
Convey
to transport
Doctrine
a belief,principle, or teaching
Excise
to remove by cutting
Noun- an indirect tax
Exotic
Foreign
Haggard
thin, pale, and careworn
Jaunty
Lively,easy, and carefree
Juncture
A joining together
Menial
Lowly, Humble
Noun- a person who does teh humble and unpleasant things
Parry
Verb- to ward off
Noun- a defensive movement in sports
Predatory
Preying on
Ravage
To destroy
Noun- destruction
Tawdry
Showy and flashy
Stance
a way of holding the body
Turncoat
A person who switches to an opposing side
Unassuming
not putting on airs
Wallow
Verb- to roll about in a clumsy way.
Noun- a state of moral or physical collapse
Waver
To move to and fro