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position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint

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The meaning of the word vantage is position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint.

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matriculateenroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix
subliminalbelow the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
limpwalk lamely; ADJ: lacking firmness; weak
manipulateoperate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative
tortuouswinding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
crescendoincrease in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
forwardpresumptuous or bold
nepotismfavoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
flutter(of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
zanycomic; crazy; N: clown; comical person (given to outlandish behavior)