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metaphysical - pertaining to speculative philosophy; of metaphysics; N. metaphysics: branch of philosophy that examines the nature of reality
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
botch - mismanage; blow
repercussion - rebound; reaction; reverberation; Ex. serious repercussion
simulate - feign; imitate
plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
notable - conspicuous; worthy of note; remarkable; important; distinguished; noted
ferocious - fierce; violent; N. ferocity
tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
trickle - flow in drops or in a thin stream; N.