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::: fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
::: debase - degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement
::: bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
::: abeyance - suspended action
::: prognosticate - predict (according to present indications)
::: recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
::: whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
::: circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
::: preeminent - outstanding; superior
::: maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate