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suspense - state of being undecided; anxiety or apprehension resulting from uncertainty
hapless - unfortunate; luckless
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
indoctrinate - cause to accept a doctrine without questioning it; Ex. indoctrinated with mindless anti-communism
elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
conjecture - surmise; guess; V.
delve - dig; search deeply; investigate
sleigh - large vehicle drawn by a horse over snow or ice
grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
cornucopia - horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty