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insatiable - not easily satisfied; unquenchable; Ex. insatiable appetite
primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first
quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
parasite - animal or plant living on another; toady; sycophant; CF. para-: beside
raucous - (of voice) harsh and unpleasant; (of people) disorderly and boisterous; Ex. raucous shouts
captious - faultfinding; too critical
chaplain - clergyman attached to a chapel
insolence - impudent disrespect; haughtiness; ADJ. insolent; CF. haughty + rude
dissipate - squander; waste foolishly; scatter