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bantering - joking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
colossal - huge
retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
rapture - great joy and delight; ecstasy; ADJ. rapturous
hallucination - delusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
beset - harass or trouble from all directions; hem in