1. detersive having cleansing power
  2. diversity noticeable variety
  3. derisive expressing contempt or ridicule
  4. depressive someone suffering psychological depression
  5. diversify vary in order to spread risk or to expand
  6. degressive going down by steps
  7. determine find out or learn with certainty, as by making an inquiry
  8. digressive (of e.g. speech and writing) tending to depart from the main point or cover a wide range of subjects
  9. discursive tending to cover a wide range of subjects
  10. defensive an attitude of excessive sensitivity to criticism
  11. detoxify remove poison from
  12. detective a police officer who investigates crimes
  13. deter turn away from as by fear or persuasion
  14. decisive characterized by resoluteness and firmness
  15. dispersive spreading by diffusion
  16. deterrent something immaterial that interferes with action or progress
  17. catharsis purging the body to stimulate evacuation of the bowels
  18. diverse distinctly dissimilar or unlike
  19. deleterious harmful to living things
  20. reversive tending to be turned back