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assail - assault
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
ramshackle - (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
heedless - not noticing; disregarding
pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
idolatry - worship of idols; excessive admiration or devotion; ADJ. idolatrous
decelerate - slow down
bacchanalian - drunken
commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate