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embellish
verb
to make more beautiful; decorate; adorn
a bell
eclectic
adj.
choosing from many different sources; carefully selctive
a collection of things
efficacy
noun
the ability to produce desired results
kacee is able to do what
eloquence
noun
powerfully effective speech
quincy adams thing
effervescence
noun
the quality of being bubbly or full of life
ever scented(bubble bath)
efface
verb
to erase
rhyming
elated
adj.
extremely happy; overjoyed
belated birthday(makes you...)
eccentric
adj.
different from most, especially in personality or behavior
weirdo
doleful
adj.
extremely sad
dogmatic
adj.
sticking to widely-accepted beliefs,even when faced with contrary evidence; close minded
automatic...does the same as everyone else
diverse
adj.
different
=]
divergence
noun
the act of splitting off into different directions
=]
distended
adj.
swollen; extended
rhyming
dissolution
noun
separation into parts; the process of dissolving
=]
dissent
verb
to disagree especially with the majority or with an authority
not futher down, but authority
disperse
verb
to spread around; scatter
=]
disparate
adj.
different
diverse
disparage
verb
say negative things;belittle
espionage/paparazzi
disdain
noun
a feeling of scorn or contempt
guilty king( ordain)
discourse
noun
excgange of ideas; converstaion
golf course
discord
noun
disagreement; dissonance
not in accordance
disclose
verb
to provide information;reveal
certified information
discerning
adj.
insightful; perceptive
opposite of not concerning
dilatory
adj.
causing lateness; stalling
dial of an alarm clock
digress
verb
to move away from the main topic when writing or speaking
progress away from in talking
diatribe
noun
a bitterly critical speech
die a tribe!
dexterity
adj.high level of skill; especially with the hands
ambiDEXterous
desultory
adj.
lacking a plan; aimless
not salty...plain=plan
destitute
adj. poor; lacking possessions
desti=dusty=poor
despot
noun
tyrant
ty cobbs
despondent
adj.
feeling hopeless or depressed
not respondent
deride
verb
to make fun of
boring ride =]
deprecate
verb
to disapprove
not appreciate
deplore
verb
to express regret or disapproval; complain
i hate exploring!
depleted
verb
emptied; drained; used up
AH! only half left!
denounce
verb
to criticize
not announcing good things
deference
noun
the act of yielding to someone else out of respect
the difference between u and i is that i am more respectful-now bow!!!
defame
verb
to say things harmful to a person's reputation
paparazzi-make less famous!
decandence
noun
moral decay or decline
deca...what?
daunted
adj. dismayed; disheartenedl discouraged
haunted and scared
cursory
adj. quickly and incompletely done; superficial
curse you stinky group members who do nothing!
cupidity
noun
greed, especially for money
=]
culpable
adj.
guilty; blameworthy
if u can cup your conciousness...
cryptic
adj.
hidden; secret; mysterious
...tehe...haha...u wish u could know!...
criteria
noun
requirements or standards used to make a decision
setting the bar