to run off and hide
ABSCOND
a lack of government and law; confusion
ANARCHY
to overcome with fear, intimidate; to dishearten, discourage
DAUNT
shameless, impudent; made of brass
BRAZEN
hidden, present but not realized
LATENT
careless and hasty
SLAPDASH
poor, in a state of poverty; depleted
IMPOVERISHED
overly neat, precise, proper, or formal; prudish
PRIM
to take the place of, supersede
SUPPLANT
to shape or cut down with an ax; to hold to
HEW