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::: abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
::: winsome - charming (in a childlike way); agreeable; gracious; engaging
::: foolhardy - rash; reckless; foolishly daring
::: plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
::: linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
::: retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
::: quaff - drink with zest; drink with relish(zest; hearty enjoyment);
::: quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
::: plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament
::: philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting