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Covenant

Noun
Agreement; solemn pledge or contract

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Covet

Verb
To desire; to long for something

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Credulous

Adjective
Eager to believe; gullible

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Criterion

Noun
A standard or basis for judging

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Cryptic

Adjective
Hidden, secret, mysterious

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Culpable

Adjective
Deserving blame; guilty

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Cursory

Adjective
Shallow, superficial

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Curtail

Verb
To cut short

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Cusp

Noun
A point that marks the beginning of a change; a pointed end

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Dappled

Adjective
Spotted appearance

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Dauntless

Adjective
Fearless, valiant, bold

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Debacle

Noun
A violent disruption; collapse

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Decadent

Adjective
Being being in a state of decliner moral decay; marked by unrestrained gratification

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Decimate

Verb
To destroy in large measure

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Defame

Verb
To slander, ruin the good name of; to malign

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Deference

Noun
Courteous or respectful yielding to the wishes, rules, etc., of another

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Degenerate

Verb
To decay or deteriorate

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Delimit

Verb
Set the limits on something

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Delineate

Verb
Accurately portray or describe

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Demagogue

Noun
A leader who obtains power by appealing to prejudices and emotions