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assimilate - absorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
wanton - unrestrained; gratuitously cruel; willfully malicious; unchaste; sexually improper; promiscuous; Ex. wanton spending/killing; CF. having no just cause
extant - (of something written or painted) still in existence
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
wizened - shriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady
imperial - like an emperor; related to an empire; CF. imperialism
complicity - participation; involvement (in a questionable act or a crime)
stoop - bend forward and down; lower or debase oneself; fall to a lower standard of behavior by doing something; condescend; Ex. stoop to lying