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plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament
errant - wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
distill - refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew
sap - diminish; weaken; undermine the foundations of (a fortification); Ex. The element kryptonite sapped his strength.
belated - delayed
aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
meteoric - like a meteor; swift; momentarily brilliant; Ex. meteoric rise to fame; N. meteor
vernal - pertaining to spring
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time