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behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
obsolete - outmoded; no longer used
hubris - arrogance; excessive self-conceit
resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
parry - ward off a blow; deflect; Ex. He parried the unwelcome question very skillfully; N. CF.
gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
demented - insane