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imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
demographic - related to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population
embroil - throw into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
recidivism - habitual return to crime (even after being punished); N. recidivist
winnow - sift; separate the chaff from grain by blowing; separate good parts from bad; CF. wind
outgoing - sociable; eager to mix socially with others
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
revile - attack with abusive language; vilify(slander)