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despicable
adj. having scorn
demure
adj. grave adj. serious adj. sly
demolition
n. destruction
desiccate
vb. dry up
derelict
adj. abandoned
denizen
n. inhabitant of
depreciate
vb. lessen in value
deprecate
vb. disapprove regretfully
denouement
n. outcome n. final development of the plot of a play
deploy
vb. move troops so that the battle line is extended at the expense of depth
demented
adj. insane
depict
vb. portray
derogatory
adj. expressing a low opinion
despondent
adj. depressed adj. gloomy
despise
vb. scorn
dermatologist
n. one who studies the skin and its disease
denotation
n. meaning n. distinguishing by name
despotism
n. tyranny
desideratum
n. that which is desired
depilate
vb. remove hair
demur
vb. delay vb. object
deride
vb. scoff at
destitute
adj. extremely poor
demoniac
adj. wicked
depravity
n. contamination n. wickedness
demotic
adj. pertaining to the people
deprecatory
adj. disapproving
despoil
vb. rob
derange
vb. make insane
descry
vb. catch sight of
derivative
adj. unoriginal adj. derived from another source
desecrate
vb. profane vb. violate the holiness of
deplete
vb. reduce vb. exhaust
denigrate
vb. blacken
derision
n. ridicule
demise
n. death
depose
vb. dethrone vb. remove from office
deposition
n. testimony under oath
depredation
n. plundering
descant
vb. discuss fully