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despotism
tyranny
destitute
extremely poor
desuetude
disused condition
desultory
aimless; jumping around
destergent
cleansing agent
detonation
explosion
detraction
slandering; aspersion
detriment
harm; damage
deviate
turn away from
debious
going astray; erratic
devoid
lacking
devolve
deputize; pass to others
devout
pious
dexterous
skillful
diabolical
devilish
diaphanous
sheer; transparent
dichotomy
branching into two parts
dictum
authoritative and weighty statement
diffidence
shyness
diffusion
wordiness; spreading in all directions like gas
digressive
wandering away from the subject
dilapidation
ruin because of neglect
dilate
expand
dilatory
delaying
dilemma
problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
dilettante
aimless follower of the arts; amateur; dabbler
diminution
lessening; reduciton in size
dint
means; effort
dipsomaniac
sone who has a strong craving for intoxicanting liquor
dire
disastrous
dirge
lament with mucic
disavowal
denial; disclaming
discernible
distinguishable; perceivable
discerning
mentally quick and observant; having insight
disclaim
disown; renounce claim to
discomfit
put to rout; defeat; disconcert
disconcert
confuse; upset; embarrass
disconsolate
sad
discordant
inharmonious; conflicting
discrete
separate; unconnected
discretion
prudence; ability to adjust actions to circumstances
discursive
digressing; rambling
disdain
treat with scorn or contempt
disgruntle
make discontented
disheveled
untidy