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Accede

To yield to

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Brandish

To wave or flourish

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Comprise

To include or contain

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Deft

Skillful

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Destitute

Deprived of the necessities of life

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Explicit

Definite, clearly stared

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Extirpate

To tear up by the roots

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Inopportune

Coming at a bad time

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Ironic

Opposite of what's expected

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Musty

Stale, moldy

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Officious

Meddling; excessively forward in offering services

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Ominous

Unfavorable. Bad omen

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Pinnacle

High peak or point

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Premeditated

Considered beforehand

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Rampant

Growing without check, wild

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Solace

Comfort, relief

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Stately

Dignified, majestic

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Supple

Bending easily

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Suppress

To stop by force

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Venal

Open to or marked by bribery or corruption