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dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
maniacal - raging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm
concatenate - link as in a chain
indict - charge; N. indictment
pusillanimous - cowardly; lacking courage; fainthearted
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense