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::: bemused - confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
::: afterlife - life after death; later part of one's life
::: sophistry - seemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
::: arrears - being in debt; money that should have been paid; work that should have been done
::: chaffing - bantering; joking
::: rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
::: imperil - put in danger
::: haggard - wasted away; gaunt; Ex. haggard faces of the rescued miners
::: spate - sudden flood or rush; Ex. spate of accidents
::: dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food