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platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
precursor - forerunner; predecessor
implode - burst inward; CF. vaccum tube
ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
glacial - like a glacier; of an ice age; extremely cold; Ex. glacial epoch; CF. iceberg
derogatory - expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
vagrant - wandering from place to place; roving; stray; moving in a random fashion; Ex. vagrant thoughts; N. vagrancy
murmur - low, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble
sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell