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derelict - negligent; (of someone) neglectful of duty; (of something) deserted by an owner; abandoned; N: abandoned property; homeless or vagrant person
incapacitate - disable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
totter - shake or move unsteadily; sway as if about to fall
propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
epitaph - inscription in memory of a dead person (as on a tombstone)
invert - turn upside down or inside out; reverse the position or condition of
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
waft - move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window