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debutante
n
decadence
n,decay

moral decadence of the people
decant
v
definitive
adj
deflect
v
defoliate
v,destroy leaves
defray
v,provide the payment of

her employer offer to defray her education cost
defrock
v,strip a priest or minister of church authority
deft
adj,neat,skillful
defunct
adj
degenerate
v
degradation
n
deify
v
deign
v,condescend,stoop

the designer would not deign to speak to a mere seamtress
deleterious
adj
deliberate
v
delineate
v
delirium
n
delta
n
delude
v
deluge
n
delusion
n
delusive
adj
delve
v,dig, investigate
demagogue
n
demean
v,degrade,humiliate
demeanor
n
demented
adj
demise
n
demographic
adj
demolition
n
demoniac
adj
demotic
adj
demur
v,object, hesitate
demure
adj
denigrate
v
denizen
n
denotation
n
denouement
n
denounce
v
depict
v
deplete
v
deplore
v,regret

i deplore the vulgarity of your language
deploy
v
depose
v
deposition
n,testimony under oath
depravity
n
deprecate
v
depreciate
v
depredation
n
deranged
adj
derelict
adj,abandonned,negligent

The derelict craft was a menace to navigation, he was derelict in living up to his responsibility
deride
v,ridicule;make fun of,

critics deride his pretentious dialogue
derivative
adj
dermatologist
n
derogatory
adj,expressing a low opinion

I resent your deragotory remark
descry
v,catch sight of

we could barely descry the enemy
desecrate
v
desiccate
v
desolate (1) (2)
adj,unpopulated

v,rob of joy;lay waste to;forsake