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progenitor - ancestor
dominate - control; rule; enjoy a commanding position in; overlook from a height;
hurtle - crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train
attenuate - make thin; weaken
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
irreverence - lack of proper respect or reverence; ADJ. irreverent
opalescent - iridescent; lustrous; like an opal; N. opalescence
asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
soothsayer - one who foretells the future
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric