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adieu
int. Farewell+ a farewell
advent
n. an arrival; a coming into place or view
apex
n. the highest point, tip
assimilate
v. to absorb fully or make one's own' to adop fully
bogus
adj; false, counterfeit
exorbitant
adj. unreasonably high; excessive
interim
n.0 the time between; adj. temporary, coming between two points in time
inundate
v. to flood, overflow; to overwhel by numbers or size
malign
v. to speak evil of, slander;
adj. evil
meander
v. to wander about, wind about;
n. a sharp turn or twist
metropolist
n. a large city; the chief city of an area
momentous
adj. very important
obstreperous
adj. noisy; unruly, dsorderly
pensive
adj. thoughtful, melancholy
perilous
adj. dangerous
shoddy
adj.0 of poor quality; characterized by inferior workmanship
sprightly
adj. lively, full of life; spicy, flavorful
surly
adj. angry and bad-tempered; rude
tirade
n. a long, angry speech, usually very critical
vagrant
n. an idle wandere, tramp
adj. wandering aimlessly