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stainless

  • noun steel containing chromium that makes it resistant to corrosion
    stainless steel; chromium steel.
  • adjective satellite (of reputation) free from blemishes
    unsullied; untarnished; untainted; unstained.
    • his unsullied name
    • an untarnished reputation

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ghost

  • noun a mental representation of some haunting experience
    spectre; shade; spook; specter; wraith.
    • he looked like he had seen a ghost
    • it aroused specters from his past
  • noun a writer who gives the credit of authorship to someone else
    ghostwriter.

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sprinkles

  • noun bits of sweet chocolate used as a topping on e.g. ice cream
    jimmies.
  • noun a light shower that falls in some locations and not others nearby
    sprinkling; sprinkle; scattering.

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grail

  • noun the object of any prolonged endeavor
  • noun (legend) chalice used by Christ at the Last Supper
    Holy Grail; Sangraal.

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indwelling

  • adjective satellite existing or residing as an inner activating spirit or force or principle
    • an indwelling divinity
    • an indwelling goodness
  • verb to exist as an inner activating spirit, force, or principle
    indwell.

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evangely

Evangel. Obs.
The sacred pledge of Christ's evangely. Spenser.

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mo

  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; minute; second.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit
  • noun a polyvalent metallic element that resembles chromium and tungsten in its properties; used to strengthen and harden steel
    atomic number 42; molybdenum.

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desecrate

  • verb violate the sacred character of a place or language
    outrage; violate; profane.
    • desecrate a cemetery
    • violate the sanctity of the church
    • profane the name of God
  • verb remove the consecration from a person or an object
    deconsecrate; unhallow.

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sepulcher

  • noun a chamber that is used as a grave
    sepulchre; sepulture; burial chamber.

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shiite

A member of that branch of the Mohammedans to which the Persians belong. They reject the first three caliphs, and consider Ali as being the first and only rightful successor of Mohammed. They do not acknowledge the Sunna, or body of traditions respecting Mohammed, as any part of the law, and on these accounts are treated as heretics by the Sunnites, or orthodox Mohammedans.

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evangel

  • noun the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings
    Gospels; Gospel.

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profane

  • verb corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
    pervert; debase; misdirect; subvert; debauch; deprave; vitiate; corrupt; demoralise; demoralize.
    • debauch the young people with wine and women
    • Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
    • Do school counselors subvert young children?
    • corrupt the morals
  • verb violate the sacred character of a place or language
    outrage; desecrate; violate.
    • desecrate a cemetery
    • violate the sanctity of the church
    • profane the name of God

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jewelry

  • noun an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems)
    jewellery.

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shi'ite

  • noun a member of the branch of Islam that regards Ali as the legitimate successor to Mohammed and rejects the first three caliphs
    Shiite; Shi'ite Muslim; Shiite Muslim; Shia Muslim.

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sprit

  • noun a light spar that crosses a fore-and-aft sail diagonally

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hunkpapa

  • noun a member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux and who formerly lived in the western Dakotas; they were prominent in resisting the white encroachment into the northern Great Plains
  • noun a Siouan language spoken by the Hunkpapa

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imprecate

  • verb wish harm upon; invoke evil upon
    curse; anathemise; damn; bedamn; anathemize; maledict; beshrew.
    • The bad witch cursed the child
  • verb utter obscenities or profanities
    cuss; curse; blaspheme; swear.
    • The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street

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chrism

  • noun a consecrated ointment consisting of a mixture of oil and balsam
    sacramental oil; chrisom; holy oil.

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secular

  • noun someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person
    layperson; layman.
  • adjective of or relating to the doctrine that rejects religion and religious considerations

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grail

  • noun the object of any prolonged endeavor
  • noun (legend) chalice used by Christ at the Last Supper
    Holy Grail; Sangraal.

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lakota

  • noun a member of the large western branch of Sioux people which was made up of several groups that lived on the plains
    Teton Dakota; Teton; Teton Sioux.

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viaticum

(Rom. Antiq.) An allowance for traveling expenses made to those who were sent into the provinces to exercise any office or perform any service.

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fahd

  • noun king of Saudi Arabia from 1982 to 2005 (1923-2005)
    Fahd ibn Abdel Aziz al-Saud.

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qabalah

  • noun an esoteric or occult matter resembling the Kabbalah that is traditionally secret
    kabbalah; cabala; kabbala; kabala; cabbala; qabala; cabbalah.

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oglala

  • noun a member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux and who formerly inhabited the Black Hills of western South Dakota
    Ogalala.
  • noun a Siouan language spoken by the Oglala
    Ogalala.

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profane

  • verb corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
    pervert; debase; misdirect; subvert; debauch; deprave; vitiate; corrupt; demoralise; demoralize.
    • debauch the young people with wine and women
    • Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
    • Do school counselors subvert young children?
    • corrupt the morals
  • verb violate the sacred character of a place or language
    outrage; desecrate; violate.
    • desecrate a cemetery
    • violate the sanctity of the church
    • profane the name of God

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shia

  • noun one of the two main branches of orthodox Islam; mainly in Iran
    Shiah; Shiah Islam.

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sepulchre

  • noun a chamber that is used as a grave
    sepulcher; sepulture; burial chamber.

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ineffably

  • adverb to an inexpressible degree
    unutterably; unspeakably; indescribably.
    • she was looking very young tonight, and, as usual, indescribably beautiful, in a simple strapless dress of a green and white silky cotton

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convocation

  • noun a group gathered in response to a summons
  • noun the act of convoking
    calling together.

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baha'i

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spirt

  • noun the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)
    spurt; squirt; jet.
  • verb gush forth in a sudden stream or jet
    spurt; spout; gush.
    • water gushed forth

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sprinkling

  • noun a small number (of something) dispersed haphazardly
    scattering.
    • the first scatterings of green
    • a sprinkling of grey at his temples
  • noun a light shower that falls in some locations and not others nearby
    sprinkle; scattering.

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cripes

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venerating

  • adjective satellite feeling or manifesting veneration
    reverential; respectful.
  • verb regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of
    fear; venerate; revere; reverence.
    • Fear God as your father
    • We venerate genius

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palmer

  • noun United States golfer (born in 1929)
    Arnold Daniel Palmer; Arnold Palmer.

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desecrate

  • verb violate the sacred character of a place or language
    outrage; violate; profane.
    • desecrate a cemetery
    • violate the sanctity of the church
    • profane the name of God
  • verb remove the consecration from a person or an object
    deconsecrate; unhallow.

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chrismation

The act of applying the chrism, or consecrated oil.
Chrismation or cross-signing with ointment, was used in baptism. Jer. Taylor.

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most

  • adjective (superlative of `many' used with count nouns and often preceded by `the') quantifier meaning the greatest in number
    • who has the most apples?
    • most people like eggs
    • most fishes have fins
  • adjective the superlative of `much' that can be used with mass nouns and is usually preceded by `the'; a quantifier meaning the greatest in amount or extent or degree
    • made the most money he could
    • what attracts the most attention?
    • made the most of a bad deal

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kaaba

  • noun (Islam) a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine; believed to have been given by Gabriel to Abraham; Muslims turn in its direction when praying
    Caaba.

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supernal

  • adjective being or coming from on high
    • interpret the plague as a visitation from heaven, a supernal punishment for the sins of men
  • adjective satellite of heaven or the spirit
    celestial; ethereal.
    • celestial peace
    • ethereal melodies
    • the supernal happiness of a quiet death

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innocent

  • noun a person who lacks knowledge of evil
    inexperienced person.
  • adjective free from evil or guilt
    clean-handed; guiltless.
    • an innocent child
    • the principle that one is innocent until proved guilty

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unchangeably

  • adverb in an unalterable and unchangeable manner
    unassailably; unalterably; immutably.
    • his views were unchangeably fixed

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sprinkle

  • noun a light shower that falls in some locations and not others nearby
    sprinkling; scattering.
  • noun the act of sprinkling or splashing water
    sprinkling; sparge.
    • baptized with a sprinkling of holy water
    • a sparge of warm water over the malt

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sudarium

(Eccl.) The handkerchief upon which the Savior is said to have impressed his own portrait miraculously, when wiping his face with it, as he passed to the crucifixion. = Veronica's veil.

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awesome

  • adjective satellite inspiring awe or admiration or wonder
    awful; awing; amazing; awe-inspiring.
    • New York is an amazing city
    • the Grand Canyon is an awe-inspiring sight
    • the awesome complexity of the universe
    • this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath"- Melville
    • Westminster Hall's awing majesty, so vast, so high, so silent

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ikon

  • noun a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
    picture; image; icon.
    • they showed us the pictures of their wedding
    • a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them
  • noun a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church
    icon.

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thrice

  • adverb three times
    • I called you thrice last night

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trinity

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
    deuce-ace; trio; triplet; tercet; tierce; troika; three; trey; 3; ternion; trine; ternary; triad; threesome; leash; III; terzetto.
  • noun the union of the Father and Son and Holy Ghost in one Godhead
    Sacred Trinity; Holy Trinity; Blessed Trinity.

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relic

  • noun an antiquity that has survived from the distant past
  • noun something of sentimental value
    token; souvenir; keepsake.

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doni

(Naut.) A clumsy craft, having one mast with a long sail, used for trading purposes on the coasts of Coromandel and Ceylon. Written also dhony, doney, and done. Balfour.

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hecatomb

  • noun a great sacrifice; an ancient Greek or Roman sacrifice of 100 oxen

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prostitute

  • noun a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
    fancy woman; woman of the street; working girl; bawd; sporting lady; cocotte; lady of pleasure; harlot; cyprian; whore; tart.
  • verb sell one's body; exchange sex for money

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rood

  • noun representation of the cross on which Jesus died
    rood-tree; crucifix.

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sprinkle

  • noun a light shower that falls in some locations and not others nearby
    sprinkling; scattering.
  • noun the act of sprinkling or splashing water
    sprinkling; sparge.
    • baptized with a sprinkling of holy water
    • a sparge of warm water over the malt

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qur'an

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immutably

  • adverb in an unalterable and unchangeable manner
    unchangeably; unassailably; unalterably.
    • his views were unchangeably fixed

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matrimony

  • noun the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce)
    union; spousal relationship; marriage; wedlock.
    • a long and happy marriage
    • God bless this union
  • noun the ceremony or sacrament of marriage

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exemplary

  • adjective satellite worthy of imitation
    model.
    • exemplary behavior
    • model citizens
  • adjective satellite being or serving as an illustration of a type;
    typic; emblematic.
    • the free discussion that is emblematic of democracy
    • an action exemplary of his conduct

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rosary

  • noun a string of beads used in counting prayers (especially by Catholics)
    prayer beads.

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unspeakably

  • adverb to an inexpressible degree
    unutterably; indescribably; ineffably.
    • she was looking very young tonight, and, as usual, indescribably beautiful, in a simple strapless dress of a green and white silky cotton

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granth

  • noun the principal sacred text of Sikhism contains hymns and poetry as well as the teachings of the first five gurus
    Granth Sahib; Adi Granth.

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sikh

  • noun an adherent of Sikhism
  • adjective of or relating to the Sikhs or their religious beliefs and customs

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penman

  • noun informal terms for journalists
    scribe; scribbler.

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desecrated

  • adjective treated with contempt
    • many desecrated shrines and cemeteries
  • verb violate the sacred character of a place or language
    outrage; desecrate; violate; profane.
    • desecrate a cemetery
    • violate the sanctity of the church
    • profane the name of God

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guacamole

  • noun a dip made of mashed avocado mixed with chopped onions and other seasonings

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confoundedly

  • adverb in a perplexed manner
    perplexedly.
    • he looked at his professor perplexedly

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anchoret

One who renounces the world and secludes himself, usually for religious reasons; a hermit; a recluse. Written by some authors anachoret.
Our Savior himself . . . did not choose an anchorite's or a monastic life, but a social and affable way of conversing with mortals. Boyle.

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paiute

  • noun a member of either of two Shoshonean peoples (northern Paiute and southern Paiute) related to the Aztecs and living in the southwestern United States
    Piute.
  • noun the Shoshonean language spoken by the Paiute

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fervor

  • noun feelings of great warmth and intensity
    fervidness; fire; ardor; fervour; ardour; fervency.
    • he spoke with great ardor
  • noun the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up
    excitement; fervour; inflammation; excitation.
    • his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled
    • he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation

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moslem

A Mussulman; an orthodox Mohammedan. Written also muslim. "Heaps of slaughtered Moslem." Macaulay.
They piled the ground with Moslem slain. Halleck.

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eucharist

The act of giving thanks; thanksgiving. Obs.
Led through the vale of tears to the region of eucharist and hallelujahs. South.

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wag

  • noun a witty amusing person who makes jokes
    wit; card.
  • noun causing to move repeatedly from side to side
    waggle; shake.

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fervour

  • noun the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up
    excitement; fervor; inflammation; excitation.
    • his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled
    • he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation
  • noun feelings of great warmth and intensity
    fervor; fervidness; fire; ardor; ardour; fervency.
    • he spoke with great ardor

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thy

Of thee, or belonging to thee; the more common form of thine, possessive case of thou; -- used always attributively, and chiefly in the solemn or grave style, and in poetry. Thine is used in the predicate; as, the knife is thine. See Thine.
Our father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done. Matt. vi. 9,10.
These are thy glorious works, Parent of good. Milton.

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koran

  • noun the sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Muhammad during his life at Mecca and Medina
    Quran; al-Qur'an; Book.

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ark

  • noun (Judaism) sacred chest where the ancient Hebrews kept the two tablets containing the Ten Commandments
    Ark of the Covenant.
  • noun a boat built by Noah to save his family and animals from the flood

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transcendent

  • adjective satellite exceeding or surpassing usual limits especially in excellence
    surpassing.
  • adjective satellite beyond and outside the ordinary range of human experience or understanding
    • the notion of any transcendent reality beyond thought

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ghost

  • noun a mental representation of some haunting experience
    spectre; shade; spook; specter; wraith.
    • he looked like he had seen a ghost
    • it aroused specters from his past
  • noun a writer who gives the credit of authorship to someone else
    ghostwriter.

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thou

  • noun the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
    yard; G; thousand; grand; M; chiliad; one thousand; K; 1000.

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hierarch

  • noun a person who holds a high position in a hierarchy
  • noun a senior clergyman and dignitary
    high priest; prelate; primate; archpriest.

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islamic

  • adjective of or relating to or supporting Islamism
    Muslim; Moslem.
    • Islamic art

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supremely

  • adverb to the maximum degree
    • he was supremely confident

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paraclete

An advocate; one called to aid or support; hence, the Consoler, Comforter, or Intercessor; -- a term applied to the Holy Spirit.
From which intercession especially I conceive he hath the name of the Paraclete given him by Christ. Bp. Pearson.

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sevenfold

  • adjective satellite having seven units or components
    seven-fold; septuple.
  • adverb seven times
    • the population of this village increased sevenfold in the past 100 years

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revealing

  • noun the speech act of making something evident
    disclosure; revelation.
  • verb make visible
    bring out; uncover; reveal; unveil.
    • Summer brings out bright clothes
    • He brings out the best in her

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profaned

  • adjective satellite treated irreverently or sacrilegiously
    violated.
  • verb corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
    pervert; debase; profane; misdirect; subvert; debauch; deprave; vitiate; corrupt; demoralise; demoralize.
    • debauch the young people with wine and women
    • Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
    • Do school counselors subvert young children?
    • corrupt the morals

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goof

  • noun a man who is a stupid incompetent fool
    cuckoo; fathead; goose; bozo; zany; twat; jackass; goofball.
  • noun a person who amuses others by ridiculous behavior
    goofball; buffoon; clown; merry andrew.

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contemn

  • verb look down on with disdain
    scorn; despise; disdain.
    • He despises the people he has to work for
    • The professor scorns the students who don't catch on immediately

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smoke

  • noun a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas
    fume.
  • noun a hot vapor containing fine particles of carbon being produced by combustion
    smoking.
    • the fire produced a tower of black smoke that could be seen for miles

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eightfold

  • adjective satellite having eight units or components
    octuple; eight-fold.

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huddle

  • noun (informal) a quick private conference
    powwow.
  • noun a disorganized and densely packed crowd
    • a huddle of frightened women

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habsburg

  • noun a royal German family that provided rulers for several European states and wore the crown of the Holy Roman Empire from 1440 to 1806
    Hapsburg.

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trinity

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
    deuce-ace; trio; triplet; tercet; tierce; troika; three; trey; 3; ternion; trine; ternary; triad; threesome; leash; III; terzetto.
  • noun the union of the Father and Son and Holy Ghost in one Godhead
    Sacred Trinity; Holy Trinity; Blessed Trinity.

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sabbath

A season or day of rest; one day in seven appointed for rest or worship, the observance of which was enjoined upon the Jews in the Decalogue, and has been continued by the Christian church with a transference of the day observed from the last to the first day of the week, which is called also Lord's Day.
Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy. Ex. xx. 8.

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anchorite

  • noun one retired from society for religious reasons
    hermit.

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caaba

The small and nearly cubical stone building, toward which all Mohammedans must pray. Written also kaaba. ✍ The Caaba is situated in Mecca, a city of Arabia, and contains a famous black stone said to have been brought from heaven. Before the time of Mohammed, the Caaba was an idolatrous temple, but it has since been the chief sanctuary and object of pilgrimage of the Mohammedan world.

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professedly

  • adverb with pretense or intention to deceive
    • is only professedly poor
  • adverb by open declaration
    avowedly.
    • their policy has been avowedly Marxist
    • Susan Smith was professedly guilty of the murders

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maidenhood

  • noun the childhood of a girl
    girlhood; maidhood.

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sabbath

  • noun a day of rest and worship: Sunday for most Christians; Saturday for the Jews and a few Christians; Friday for Muslims

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inanna

  • noun consort of Dumuzi (Tammuz)

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hail

  • noun precipitation of ice pellets when there are strong rising air currents
  • noun many objects thrown forcefully through the air
    • a hail of pebbles
    • a hail of bullets

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wedlock

  • noun the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce)
    union; spousal relationship; matrimony; marriage.
    • a long and happy marriage
    • God bless this union

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crowned

  • adjective having an (artificial) crown on a tooth
    • had many crowned teeth
  • verb invest with regal power; enthrone
    coronate; crown.
    • The prince was crowned in Westminster Abbey

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archangel

  • noun an angel ranked above the highest rank in the celestial hierarchy
  • noun a biennial cultivated herb; its stems are candied and eaten and its roots are used medicinally
    garden angelica; Angelica Archangelica.

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celebrate

  • verb behave as expected during of holidays or rites
    observe; keep.
    • Keep the commandments
    • celebrate Christmas
    • Observe Yom Kippur
  • verb have a celebration
    fete.
    • They were feting the patriarch of the family
    • After the exam, the students were celebrating

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matriarch

  • noun a female head of a family or tribe
    materfamilias.
  • noun a feisty older woman with a big bosom (as drawn in cartoons)

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communion

  • noun the act of participating in the celebration of the Eucharist
    manduction; Holy Communion; sacramental manduction.
    • the governor took Communion with the rest of the congregation
  • noun sharing thoughts and feelings
    sharing.

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