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obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
delineate - portray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation
obsequy - funeral ceremony
distend - expand; swell out
gourmet - connoisseur of food and drink; epicure
adverse - going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
congruence - correspondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity
defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives