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deciduous
falling off leave trees
decimate
kill
decipher
interpret secret code
declivity
downward slope
decollete
having a low necked dress
decomposition
decay
decorum
propriety; approitetenes
decoy
bait
decrepit
worn out by agew
decry
express strong disapproval;disparage
decrepitude
state of collapse due to age or illness
deducibile
derived by reasoning
deface
mar;disfigure
defindefame
harm some's rep
default
failure to act
defeatist
attiudude of one who is ready to accept defeat
defection
desertion
defer
delay till later; exempt temprarily
defer
give in;submit
deference
courteous regard for another's wish
defiance
refusal to lyield
defile
pollute;profane
definitive
final complete
deflect
turn aside
defoliate
destroy leaves
defray
pay the cost of
deft
neat; skillfull
defunct
no longer in use; dead
defuse
remove fuse;eliminate threat
degenerate
become worse;deteriorate
degradation
humiliation
dehydrate
dehydrate
deify
turn into god idolize
deign
condescend; stoop down to the level
delectable
delightful;delicious
delete
erase
deleterious
harmful
deliberate
consider;ponder
delineate
portray;depicts; sketch
delirium
mental disorder confusion
delude
deceive
deluge
flood rush
delusion
false belief
delve
dig;investigate
demagogue
criticize man
demean
degrade;humiliate
demeanor
behavior
demented
insane
demise
death
demolition
destruction
demoniac
fiendish
demur
object bc of doubts; hesitate
demystify
clarify
denigrate
blacken; defame
denouement
outcome final development of a play
denizen
inhabitat or resident
denotation
meaning
depict
portray
denounce
condemn criticize
deplete
exhaust
deplore
regret; disapprove of
deploy
spread out troops
depose
dethrone
deposition
testimony under oath
depravity
extreme corruption
deprecate
express disapproval of; protest against; belittle
depreciate
lessen in value
depredation
raid; plunder
deranged
insane
derelict
abandoned; negligent