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dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
interloper - intruder; one who interferes
pharisaical - pertaining to the Pharisees, who paid scrupulous attention to tradition; self-righteous; hypocritical
thespian - pertaining to drama; N: actor or actress
gradation - series of gradual stages; degree in such a progression
bouillon - clear beef (or meat) soup
deadlock - standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces; stalemate
simian - monkeylike; N: ape or monkey
sovereign - ruler in a monarchy; ADJ: (of a country) independent and self-governing; having supreme power; supreme; excellent
engaged - employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict