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39 Cards in this Set

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Dearth
Shortage
decorous
Polite, Decent
Dauntless
Bold
Decorous
proper
decorum
propriety, properness
Decree
order given by Authority
Decry
disapprove of
deference
respect
deferential
showing respect
deleterious
harmful
delineate
to portay, sketch
deluge
great flood
demagogue
person appealing not to reason
demur
to hesitate, raise objections
demure
grave, serious,coy
denigrate
blacked, belittle, sully
deprave
make morally bad, corrupt
depracate
protest against, express disapproval
derelict
abandoned
derision
ridicule, mockery
descry
catch sight of, see something in the distance
desiccant
substance used to absord moisture
desiccate
dry out all the moisture
desuetude
cessation of use
desultory
aimless, haphazard
detraction
slandering, verbal attack
detumescence
lessening of swelling
soporific
causing sleep, lethargy
temerity
unreasonable
reticent
quiet, reserved
peroration
highly rhetorical speech
insouciant
lighthearted unconcern
loquacious
talkative
pusillanimity
lacking courage
beatific
giving or showing bliss
caluminate
to slander, falsely accuse
chary
cautious, wary
chicanery
legal trickery, false argument
capricious
fickle, whimsical, unpredicatable