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anarchy
noun:
1) Total absence of government
2) Lack of order; total confusion
assimilate
verb:
1) to take in a part and
absorb into the whole
2) to absorb in population
calamity
noun: a disaster
apprehend
verb:
1) To seize; to arrest
2) To understand
dissention
noun: a difference of opinion; dissagreemnt
calamitous
adjective: disastrous
arraign
verb: To bring before a court to face charges
bizarre
adjective: strikingly out of the ordinary; peculiar
imminent
adjective: about to happen; likely to occur in the very near future
conspire
verb: to plan together secretly to do something wrong or illegal
elapse
verb: to pass or slip by (used with time)
lionize
verb: to treat as a celebrity
swelter
verb: to suffer from or to be overcome by great heat
meticulous
adjective: Extremely careful; attentive to small details
interrogate
verb: to ask questions of, especially in a thorough or formal manner
shackle
noun:
1) ring/band to prevent movement
2) something to prevent free action
interrogation
noun: the act of questioning
sweltering
adjective: hot or humid