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Vocab Unit 6. Accede. (verb) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity. Brandish. (verb) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion. Comprise. (verb) to include to contain; to be made up of. Deft. (adj.) skillful, nimble. Destitute.

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Vocab Unit 6


Accede

(verb) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity


Brandish

(verb) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion


Comprise

(verb) to include to contain; to be made up of


Deft

(adj.) skillful, nimble


Destitute

(adj.) deprived of the necessities of life; lacking in


Explicit

(adj.) definite, clearly stated


Extirpate

(verb) to tear up by the roots; to destroy totally


Inopportune

(adj.) coming at a bad time; not appropriate


Ironic

(adj.) suggesting an incongruity between what might be expected and what actually happens; given to irony, sarcastic


Musty

(adj.) stale, moldy; out-of-date


Officious

(adj.) meddling; excessively forward in offering services or assuming authority


Ominous

(adj.) unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen


Pinnacle

(noun) a high peak or point


Premeditated

(adj., part.) considered beforehand, deliberately planned


Rampant

(adj.) growing without check, running wild


Solace

(noun) comfort, relief

(verb) to comfort, console


Stately

(adj.) dignified, majestic


Supple

(adj.) bending easily; bending with agility; readily adaptable; servile


Suppress

(verb) to stop by force, put down


Venal

(adj.) open to or marked by bribery or corruption


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