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Condone To overlook, pardon or disregard
Connoisseur A person with expert
Convoluted Intricate and complicated
Corroborate Supporting evidence
Credulous Too trusting; gullible
Crescendo Steadily increasing in volume or force
Decorum Appropriateness of behavior or conduct; propriety
Deference Respect, courtesy
Deride To speak of or treat with contempt, to mock
Desiccate To dry out thoroughly
Desultory Jumping from one thing to another; disconnected
Diatribe An abusive, condemnatory speech
Diffident Lacking self-confidence
Dilate To make large, expand
Dilatory Intended to delay
Dilettante Someone with an amateurish
Dirge A funeral hymn or mournful speech
Disabuse Set right, free from error
Discern To perceive or recognize
Disparate Fundamentally different; entirely unlike
Dissemble To present a false appearance, to disguise one's real intentions or character
Dissonance A harsh and disagreeable combination, especially of sounds
Dogma A firmly held opinion, especially a religious belief
Dogmatic Dictatorial in one's opinions
Dupe To deceive or a person who is easily deceived
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