Part 1.

coffer
a chest especially for storing valuables
cogency
the quality of being valid and rigorous
concussion
injury to the brain caused by a blow
creditable
worthy of often limited commendation
decomposition
the organic phenomenon of rotting
deviation
a variation from the standard or norm

 

Part 2.

digress
wander from a direct or straight course
dim-witted
lacking mental capacity and subtlety
disabuse
free somebody from an erroneous belief
discombobulate
cause to be confused emotionally
discredit
the state of being held in low esteem
discrete
constituting a separate entity or part

 

Part 3.

disgruntled
in a state of sulky dissatisfaction
dormant
inactive but capable of becoming active
downcast
filled with melancholy and despondency
doyen
a man who is the senior member of a group
efface
remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing
effeminate
having unsuitable feminine qualities

 

Part 4.

eleemosynary
generous in assistance to the poor
epiphany
an inspiration or divine manifestation
equivocate
be deliberately ambiguous or unclear
expatiate
add details, as to an account or idea
exuviate
cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers
fervency
feelings of great warmth and intensity

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2020-04-17