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Dilapidated-
fallen into ruin or disrepair (through neglect/age)
Dilatory-
procrastination (putting things off); intended to postpone, delay
Diligent-
hardworking; thorough and persistent
Dire- (two definitions)
a. dreadful or disastrous; bleak or cheerless b. urgent
Discomfit (two)
. defeat or frustrate completely b. confuse, perplex, embarrass, completely
Discourse- two
a. (n) lengthy discussion b. (v)to discuss at length
Discriminate-
a. distinguish between things (make fine/acute distinctions)
b. behave unfairly toward a person/group because of prejudice
Disparage-
to undervalue or belittle
Disparity-
difference or inequality (of age, character, quality)
Distraught-
deeply distressed or agitated
Divulge-
to make known or to reveal; to make public
Docile-
Easy to manage, teach train or discipline
Dormant-
inactive (like asleep); suspended in use, growth or development
Drastic-
violently forceful/swift; extreme
Duplicity-
deliberate deception (in speech/conduct)