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dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
cardiologist - doctor specializing in ailments of the heart
sleek - smooth and shining (as from good health); V.
dispatch - speediness; prompt execution; message sent with all due speed; V: send to a specified destination; finish promptly; kill
blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart
dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
derivation - deriving; origin or source of something; Ex. the derivation of the word
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
dolt - slow-thinking stupid person; CF. dull