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::: captious - faultfinding; too critical
::: inept - unsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
::: pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
::: aspire - seek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
::: ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
::: commonwealth - nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation
::: delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
::: solicitous - anxious; worried; concerned; eager; Ex. solicitous to do something; N. solicitude
::: reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises
::: alacrity - cheerful promptness without reluctance