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anarchy
total absence of government,
Lack of order; total confusion
apprehend
to seize; to arrest
to grasp the meaning of; to understand
arraign
to bring before a court to face charges
assimilate
to absorb into a population
to take a part and absorb into the whole
bizarre
strikingly out of the ordinary; peculiar
clalmity
an event that causes great suffering and harm; a disaster
calamitous
disastrous
conspire
to pland together secretly to do something wrond or illegal
to join or act together
conspiracy
a joining with others to plan or carry out unlawful acts
dissension
a difference of opinion; disagreement
elapse
to pass or slip by (used with time)
imminent
about to happen; likely to occur in the very near future
interrogate
to ask questions of, especially in a thorough or formal manner
interrogation
the act of questioning
lionize
to treat as a celebrity
meticulous
extremely careful; attentive to small details
shackle
a ring or band put around the arm or leg to prevent free movement
something that prevents free action
swelter
to suffer from or to be overcome by great heat
sweltering
very hot and humid; uncomfortable because of extremely hot weather