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::: problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
::: diva - operatic singer; prima donna
::: predicament - difficult situation; tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma
::: prototype - original work used as a model by others
::: subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
::: jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
::: intrigue - make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair
::: gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
::: teetotalism - practice of abstaining totally from alcoholic drinks; N. teetotaler;; ADJ. teetotal; CF. T + total
::: sober - serious; solemn; not drunken; abstemious or temperate; V: make or become sober