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fancied - imagined; unreal
metaphor - implied comparison; CF. simile
stupor - state of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness
backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
receptive - quick or willing to receive (ideas, suggestions, etc.); Ex. receptive to the proposal
recondite - abstruse; not easily understood; profound; secret
avarice - greediness for wealth
susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
scenario - plot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events