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adieu
farewell
offered his ________ before leaving
advent
an arrival, a coming into place or view
pleased by the __________ of spring
apex
the highest point
the _______ of a triangle
assimilate
to absorb fully or make one's own
_____________ the customs of his new country
bogus
false, counterfeit
tried to pass _________ money
exorbitant
unreasonably high, excessive
charge an ______________ fee
interim
the time between; temporary
suspend all activites in the ___________
inundate
to flood, overflow; overwhelm
____________ the valley to a depth of three feet
malign
to speak evil of, slander
____________ her good name
meander
to wander about, wind about
streams that ____________
metropolis
a large city, the chief city of an area
highways leading to a major___________
momentous
very important
make a ______________ decision
obstreperous
noisy, disorderly
try to discipline the ___________ child
pensive
thoughtful, melancholy
a ___________ gaze
perilous
dangerous
find his way out of ___________ situation
shoddy
of poor quality
reject the ____________ goods
sprightly
lively, full of life
play with the _____________ kitten
surly
angry and bad-tempered
lose patience with the ________ waiter
tirade
a long, angry speech
a ___________ against his enemies
vagrant
an idle wanderer, tramp
asked for a handout by a ____________