R4U6

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Created Dec 13, 2013
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tomorey

 

 
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accede
 
verb
1 assent or agree to a demand, request, or treaty
2 assume an office or...
2
 brandish
 
verb
wave or flourish (something, esp. a weapon) as a threat or in anger or excitement.
3
 comprise
 
verb
consist of; be made up of
2nd
4
deft
 
adjective
neatly skillful and quick in one's movements
1st
5
destitute
 
adjective
without the basic necessities of life
1st
6
explicit
 
adjective
stated clearly and in detail, leaving no room for confusion or doubt
2nd
7
extirpate
 
verb
root out and destroy completely
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8
inopportune
 
adjective
occurring at an inconvenient or inappropriate time
4th
9
ironic
 
adjective
using or characterized by irony
2nd
10
musty
 
adjective
having a stale, moldy, or damp smell
1st
11
officious
 
adjective
assertive of authority in an annoyingly domineering way, esp. with regard...
12
ominous
 
adjective
giving the impression that something bad or unpleasant is going to happen;...
13
pinnacle
 
noun
a high, pointed piece of rock
1st
14
premeditated
 
verb
think out or plan (an action, esp. a crime) beforehand
2nd
15
rampant
 
adjective
1 (esp. of something unwelcome or unpleasant) flourishing or spreading unchecked
16
 solace
 
noun
comfort or consolation in a time of distress or sadness
1st
17
stately
 
adjective
having a dignified, unhurried, and grand manner; majestic in manner and appearance
18
supple
 
adjective
bending and moving easily and gracefully; flexible
verb
make...
19
suppress
 
verb
forcibly put an end to
2nd
20
venal
 
adjective
showing or motivated by susceptibility to bribery
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