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extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
flamboyant - ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
perturb - disturb greatly
apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
ambrosia - food of the gods
volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
intoxicate - make drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win
indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind