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elixir - cure-all; panacea; something invigorating
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
introvert - one who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted
scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
asteroid - small planet
conceit - vanity or self-love; too high opinion of one's own value; extravagant metaphor (in poetry)
wither - (of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
espionage - spying
consternation - great shock; dismay