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contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
notable - conspicuous; worthy of note; remarkable; important; distinguished; noted
illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
transcendent - exceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
invoke - call and bring into use (a right or law); call on/upon (a higher power or god) for help; ask for; beg for; conjure (a spirit); Ex. invoke the veto power; Ex. invoke one's advisor/God
liquidate - settle accounts; pay off (a debt); clear up; eliminate; kill or abolish
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)