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the wasting away of a body organ or tissue, any progressive devline ir failure
atrophy
a fortified place stronghold
bastion
a state of agreement harmony unainimity a treat pact covenant
concord
complete or perfect in the highest degree
consummate
disorder confusion
disarray
urgency pressure urgent demand pressing need an emergency
exigency
floating debris homeless impoverished people
flotsam
frenzied highly agitated
frenetic
to gather bit by bit to gather small quantities of grain left in a field by reapers
glean
a type of game bird a complaint
grouse
to imprison confine jail
incarcerate
obligatory required
incumbant
humorous jesting jolly joking
jocular
ridiculous laughable absurd
ludicrous
biting or caustic in thought manner or style sharply or bitterly harsh
mordant
a prickly or stinging plant
nettle
consisting of or measured in money of or related to money
pecuniary
contemptibly cowardly or mean spirited
pusillanimous
in a reclining position, lying down, in the posture of one sleeping or resting
recumbent
a scheme or outwit or deceive an opponent or to gain an end
stratagem