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The highest point
acme
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with someone or something
attribute
to make something appear smaller than it is
belittle
to transport
convey
a belief, principle, or teaching
doctrine
to remove by cutting
excise
foreign
exotic
thin, pale and careworn as a result of worrying or suffering
haggard
lively, easy, and carefree in manner
jaunty
a joining together
juncture
lowly, humble, lacking importance or dignity
menial
to ward off to fend off, deflect, evade, avoid
parry
preying on, plundering, ot piratical
predatory
to destroy. lay waste, ruin
ravage
a way of holding the body
stance
showy and flashy but lacking good taste
tawdry
a person who switches to an opposing side or party
turncoat
not putting on airs
unassuming
to roll about in a lazy or helpless way
walllow
to move to and fro
waver