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debase

to lower in quality

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debunk

to expose as false or worthless

2

decorous (decorum)

having good taste

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decry

to criticize

4

deduction

a logical conclusion

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delegate

to give authority or responsibility

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deleterious

harmful; pogarszac stan zdrowia

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delineate

to describe

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demagogue

a leader who plays dishonestly on the prejudices and emotions of his followers

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demure

modest or shy

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denigrate

to criticize

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depose

to remove from office

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derelict

porzucony, olewczy

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derivative

zapozyczony, pochodne (matematyka)

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desolate

empty

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destitude

very poor

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deter

to discourage from acting

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detractor

krytyk

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deviate

to depart from norm

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devious

tricky

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didactic

intended to teach

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diffident

reserved, shy

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diffuse

to spread out

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digrees

dygresja

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dilatory

delaying

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dilligent

working hard and steadily

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diminutive

tiny

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discern

to notice, observe

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disclose

to make known

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discomfit

to frustrate, embarrass

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disconcert

to confuse or embarrass

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discredit

podwazyc, zdyskredytowac

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discreet

showing good judgment in speech and behaviour

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discrepancy

a difference between two or more things

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disdain

pogarda

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disingenuous

pretending to be simple

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disparage

to speak disrespectfully about

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disparity

difference in quality or kind

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disregard

to ignore

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disruptive

causing disorder

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dissemble

to pretend

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dissipate

to spread out

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dissonance

dysonans, rozdzwiek

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diverge

to move in different directions

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diversion

urozmaicenie

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divination

the art of predicting the future

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divisive

causing disagreement

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divulge

to reveal

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dogmatic

holding firmly to a particular beliefs with little or no basis

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dominant

great in importance or power

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dubious

uncertain

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durable

long-lasting

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duress

przymus