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aspire - seek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
perversion - corruption; turning from right to wrong
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
antecede - precede
vainglorious - boastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity
digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
teetotalism - practice of abstaining totally from alcoholic drinks; N. teetotaler;; ADJ. teetotal; CF. T + total