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accede

to give consent, yield; to assume an office or dignity

brandish

to wave, flourish

comprise

to include or contain; to be made up of

deft

skillful, nimble

destitute

deprived of the necessities of life; lacking in

explicit

definite, clearly stated

extirpate

to destroy totally, tear up by the roots

inopportune

coming at a bad time, not appropriate

ironic

suggesting mockery, as when things turn out in an unexpected or inappropriate way

musty

stale, moldy; out of date

officious

meddling; excessively forward in offering services or assuming authority

ominous

unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen

pinnacle

high peak or point

premeditated

considered beforehand, deliberately thought of

rampant

growing without check, running wild

solace

comfort, relief; to comfort, console

stately

dignified, majestic

supple

bending easily

suppress

to stop by force, put down

valorous

brave, courageous

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