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sobriety - moderation (especially regarding indulgence in alcohol); seriousness
rife - (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
demeanor - behavior; bearing
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
infest - inhabit in numbers large enough to be harmful; Ex. Mice infested the house; Ex. shark-infested waters
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
cognate - having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.
pending - not yet decided or settled; impending; Ex. pending decision; PREP. while awaiting; until; Ex. delay the decision pending his return
intrigue - make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair