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damaging effects

ravages of

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dangerous

perilous
precarious

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daydreaming

lost in reverie

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deadlock

impasse

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deadly

pernicious

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deal with

contend with

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debate

verbal volley
barbed exchanges

8

debatable

open to dispute

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deceit

duplicity

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decency

propriety

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deception

subterfuge
artifice
ruse

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deceptive

illusory

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decided to

resolved to

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decided already

preordained

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declare

process
avow

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declare sacred

sanctify
consecrate

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decorated with

embellished with

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decoration

flourish

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decrease (it will decrease)

subside
abate

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dedicated

devout

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deduction

corollary

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deep down

at heart

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deep rooted

congenital

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defense

deterrant

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defensible

tenable

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definitely

invariably
categorically

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delaying strategy

dilatory strategy

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delicate

ethereal

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delicious

succulent

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deliver

render

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demanding

exacting

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demote

consign
relegate

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denied rights

disenfranchised

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deny an accusation

disavow any knowledge of
repudiate

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deny oneself

abstain from

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depending on each other

interdependent

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depends on

contingent upon

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depiction

a rendering

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depressed

dispondent

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deprived of

bereft of

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deserted

desolate

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deserved

warranted

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despicable

beneath contempt

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destory

eradicate

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details

intricacies
nuances

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detail oriented

meticulous

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deteriorate

calcify

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determination

grit

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determined to

bent on
resolved to

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develop

cultivate

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developing

formative

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device

contrivance

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devious

aberrant

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devoted

ardent

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did it differently this time

made a departure form his ordinary routine

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did it to yourself

it was self-imposed

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did not mean to say that

i misspoke

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difference

disparity

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different

runs counter to

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different form of

a variant of

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difficult

daunting
arduous
formidable

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difficult problem

arduous problem

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difficult to understand

abstruse
convoluted

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dig

excavate
unearth

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diligent

assiduous

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dilute

adulterate

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direction

trajectory

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directly

squarely

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dirty (to dirty)

sully
defile

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dis

belittle
disparage
deride

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disagree

at odds with
take exception

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disagreeing

discordant

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disappointed

despondent

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disappointing

disheartening

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disapproving

reproachful

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disaster

calamity

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disconnected

untethered

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discontinue

dispense with

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discourage

dissuade

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discouraging

dispiriting

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disease

contagion
affliction

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disgruntled

disaffected

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disgusting

abhorrent
repugnant
vile

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dishonest

disingenuous

85

dislike

hold in low regard

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dismiss

relegate

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display

exhibits

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disrespect

desecrate
slight
discount
belittle

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disrespectful

impertinent
insolent
dismissive

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distracting

diversionary

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distressing

vexing

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divided into

comprised of

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divided up

apportioned

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division

dichotomy

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divisive

separative
polarizing

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do not claim to be

make no pretensions to

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do not do any good

are ineffectual

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do whatever it takes

are expedient

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do without

forgo

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do you have a minute

can you spare a moment

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doable

feasible

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dodge

circumvent

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dodge the question

prevaricate

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does that

indulges in

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does not

fails to

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does not belong

is incongruous

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doesn't care

apathetic

108

doing

engaged in

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doing a number on

wrecking havoc on

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dominate

impose

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domineering

autocratic
imperious

112

done because

was prompted in part by

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done openly

overt

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double meaning

double entendre
innuendo

115

doubtful

equivocal

116

doubting

incredulous

117

doubts

misgivings
reservations

118

doughy (undercooked)

sodden

119

downgrade

relegate
consign

120

drafted

conscripted

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draw a boundary

demarcate

122

dreamed of

harbored the ambition

123

dried out

parched

124

drive off

dispel

125

drive out

oust

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drive through the curve

negotiate the curve

127

driving force

the impetus for

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drugs

contraband

129

drunkeness

insobriety

130

dry

arid

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dug

bore

132

dull

trite
pallid

133

dumb

unenlightened
of questionable intellect

134

dumb idea

ill-conceived

135

dumb move

gaff

136

dutiful

resolute in the performance of her duty

137

dying to

can scarcely contain her