unit 6

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unit 6
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  1. to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
    accede
  2. to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
    brandish
  3. to include or contain; to be made of
    comprise
  4. skillful, nimble
    deft
  5. deprived of the necessities of life; lacking in
    destitute
  6. definite, clearly stated
    explicit
  7. to tear up by the roots; to destroy totally
    extirpate
  8. coming at a bad time; not appropriate
    inopportune
  9. suggesting an incongruity between what might be expected and what actually happens; given to irony; sarcastic
    ironic
  10. stale, moldy; out-of-date
    musty
  11. meddling; excessively forward in offering services or assuming authority
    officious
  12. unfavorable, threatening, of a bad omen
    ominous
  13. a high peak or point
    pinnacle
  14. considered beforehand, deliberately planned
    premeditated
  15. growing without check, running wild
    rampant
  16. comfort, relief; to comfort, console
    solace
  17. dignified, majestic
    stately
  18. bending easily; bending with agility; readily adaptable; servile
    supple
  19. to stop by force, put down
    suppress
  20. open to or marked by bribery or corruption
    venal

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