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earmark - set aside (money or time) for a particular purpose
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.
attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
perturb - disturb greatly
stipend - pay for services
pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to
natty - neatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
mortify - humiliate by embarassing excessively; shame; punish the flesh; discipline (one's body) by self-denial; Ex. mortified by her blunder; Ex. mortify the flesh; CF. cause to die
constituent - supporter; voter; member of a constituency; component