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dilatory
1. tending to delay or procrastinate; slow, tardy.
2. intending to delay (such as a tactic)
dilemma
a situation requiring a choice between equally undesirable alternatives
dilettante
1. a dabbler in a hobby.
2. a lover of an art or science (usually fine arts)
discomfiture
1. confusion, embarrassment.
2. frustration of hopes or plans.
disparage
1. depreciate, belittle.
2. to bring discredit upon.
disparity
lack of similarity or equality; indifference.
divulge
give away a secret.
docile
easily managed/controlled.
dogmatic
asserting one's opinion as if they were the supreme authority of the matter
duplicity
two-faced- saying one thing but acting another with the intention to deceive.
drastic
using extreme measures
dynamic
1. active, energetic, forceful.
2. in science, having to with force in motion.
effete
1. no longer able to produce, worn out.
efficacious
producing the desired results; effective.
effigy
a statue, image, etc. of a person.