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debauch - corrupt morally; seduce from virtue; N. debauchery: wild behavior (with sex and alcohol)
thresh - beat (cereal plants) with a machine or flail to separate the grains from the straw
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
unassuaged - unsatisfied; not soothed
insubstantial - lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial
nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
plenitude - abundance; plenty; great amount; completeness; fullness; CF. plenary, plenty
defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
precedent - something preceding in time which may be used as an authority or guide for future action; V. precede; CF. unprecedented
disband - dissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.