Part 1.

cicatrix
a mark left by the healing of injured tissue
concerted
involving the joint activity of two or more
condense
cause a gas or vapor to change into a liquid
congealed
congealed into jelly; solidified by cooling
contingency
the state of being dependent on something
contrived
showing effects of planning or manipulation

 

Part 2.

counterfeit
not genuine; imitating something superior
covetous
immoderately desirous of acquiring something
crotchety
having a difficult and contrary disposition
crumple
gather something into small wrinkles or folds
deadlock
a situation in which no progress can be made
debauch
a wild gathering involving excessive drinking

 

Part 3.

default
act of failing to meet a financial obligation
degradation
changing to a lower, less respected state
demean
reduce in worth or character, usually verbally
demeanor
the way a person behaves toward other people
deserts
an outcome (good or bad) that is well merited
devastate
cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly

 

Part 4.

diabolical
showing cunning or ingenuity or wickedness
disenchantment
freedom from false belief or illusions
dovetail
a mortise joint formed by interlocking parts
drab
a dull greyish to yellowish or light olive brown
duplicity
the act of deceiving or acting in bad faith
egotism
an exaggerated opinion of your own importance

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2020-04-17