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decrepit
adj. worn out by age
deft
adj. neat adj. skillful
demean
vb. degrade vb. humiliate
decry
vb. debase
declivity
n. downward slope
deign
vb. condescend
deflect
vb. turn aside
definitive
adj. final adj. complete
decorous
adj. proper
defalcate
vb. misuse money held in trust
delectable
adj. delightful adj. delicious
defection
n. desertion
defmatation
n. harming a person's reputation
delusive
adj. deceptive adj. raising vain hopes
decomposition
n. decay
decollete
adj. having a low-necked dress
deleterious
adj. harmful
delete
vb. erase vb. strike out
decimate
vb. kill, usually one out of ten
delusion
n. false belief n. hallucination
default
n. failure to do
decrepitude
n. state of collapse caused by illness or old age
deliquescent
adj. capable of absorbing moisture from the air and becoming liquid
decoy
n. lure or bait
delude
vb. deceive
defeatist
adj. attitude of one who is ready to accept defeat as a natural outcome
defile
vb. pollute vb. contaminate
deference
n. courteous regard to another's wish
defunct
adj. dead adj. no longer in use or existence
decapitate
vb. behead
deciduous
adj. falling off as of leaves
demagogue
n. person who appeals to people's prejudice n. false leader of people
decipher
vb. decode
degraded
adj. lowered in rank adj. debased
deify
vb. turn into a god vb. idolize
delirium
n. mental disorder marked by confusion
demeanor
n. behavior n. bearing
delineation
n. portrayal
deducible
adj. derived by reasoning
defray
vb. pay the costs of