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earmark - set aside (money or time) for a particular purpose
bigotry - stubborn intolerance
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
temperament - characteristic frame of mind; disposition; emotional excess; ADJ. temperamental: of temperament; having frequent changes of temper; Ex. temperamental dislike of sports; Ex. temperamental actress
detonation - explosion
climactic - relating to the highest point; N. climax; CF. climatic
inquisitor - questioner (especially harsh); investigator; person making an inquisition
mordant - biting; sarcastic; stinging; (apprec.) incisive; cutting; Ex. mordant pen/wit
inextricable - from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories