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agog - highly excited; intensely curious
aspire - seek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
canard - unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
totem - animal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole
contend - struggle; compete; assert earnestly; state strongly
dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.