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scripturalist

One who adheres literally to the Scriptures.

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gymkhana

  • noun a meet at which riders and horses display a range of skills and aptitudes

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sunnite

One of the orthodox Mohammedans who receive the Sunna as of equal importance with the Koran.

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condone

  • verb excuse, overlook, or make allowances for; be lenient with
    excuse.
    • excuse someone's behavior
    • She condoned her husband's occasional infidelities

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salafi

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enjoin

  • verb issue an injunction
  • verb give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority
    say; order; tell.
    • I said to him to go home
    • She ordered him to do the shopping
    • The mother told the child to get dressed

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salafist

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gaddafi

  • noun Libyan leader who seized power in a military coup d'etat in 1969; deposed the Libyan monarchy and imposed socialism and Islamic orthodoxy on the country (born in 1942)
    Qaddafi; Qadhafi; Muammar el-Qaddafi; Khadafy; Muammar al-Qaddafi.

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demonise

  • verb make into a demon
    demonize.
    • Power had demonized him

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forbid

  • verb command against
    prohibit; proscribe; disallow; veto; nix; interdict.
    • I forbid you to call me late at night
    • Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store
    • Dad nixed our plans
  • verb keep from happening or arising; make impossible
    prevent; preclude; foreclose; forestall.
    • My sense of tact forbids an honest answer
    • Your role in the projects precludes your involvement in the competitive project

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agama

  • noun small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World

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revere

  • noun American silversmith remembered for his midnight ride (celebrated in a poem by Longfellow) to warn the colonists in Lexington and Concord that British troops were coming (1735-1818)
    Paul Revere.
  • noun a lapel on a woman's garment; turned back to show the reverse side
    revers.

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wahhabi

  • noun a member of a strictly orthodox Sunni Muslim sect from Saudi Arabia; strives to purify Islamic beliefs and rejects any innovation occurring after the 3rd century of Islam
    Wahabi.
    • Osama bin Laden is said to be a Wahhabi Muslim

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proscribe

  • verb command against
    prohibit; forbid; disallow; veto; nix; interdict.
    • I forbid you to call me late at night
    • Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store
    • Dad nixed our plans

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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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venerate

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

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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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preach

  • verb deliver a sermon
    prophesy.
    • The minister is not preaching this Sunday
  • verb speak, plead, or argue in favor of
    advocate.
    • The doctor advocated a smoking ban in the entire house

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sunni

  • noun a member of the branch of Islam that accepts the first four caliphs as rightful successors to Muhammad
    Sunni Muslim; Sunnite.
  • noun one of the two main branches of orthodox Islam
    Sunni Islam.

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resurgent

  • adjective satellite rising again as to new life and vigor
    renascent.
    • resurgent nationalism

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abhor

  • verb find repugnant
    abominate; execrate; loathe.
    • I loathe that man
    • She abhors cats

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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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ordain

  • verb order by virtue of superior authority; decree
    enact.
    • The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews
    • the legislature enacted this law in 1985
  • verb appoint to a clerical posts
    ordinate; consecrate; order.
    • he was ordained in the Church

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prohibit

  • verb command against
    forbid; proscribe; disallow; veto; nix; interdict.
    • I forbid you to call me late at night
    • Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store
    • Dad nixed our plans

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wahabi

  • noun a member of a strictly orthodox Sunni Muslim sect from Saudi Arabia; strives to purify Islamic beliefs and rejects any innovation occurring after the 3rd century of Islam
    Wahhabi.
    • Osama bin Laden is said to be a Wahhabi Muslim

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inculcate

  • verb teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions
    infuse; instill.
    • inculcate values into the young generation

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deary

  • noun a special loved one
    ducky; favourite; favorite; pet; dearie; darling.

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disapprove

  • verb consider bad or wrong
  • verb deem wrong or inappropriate
    reject.
    • I disapprove of her child rearing methods

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globalise

  • verb make world-wide in scope or application
    globalize.
    • Markets are being increasingly globalized

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oppress

  • verb come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority
    crush; suppress.
    • The government oppresses political activists
  • verb cause to suffer
    persecute.
    • Jews were persecuted in the former Soviet Union

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demonize

  • verb make into a demon
    demonise.
    • Power had demonized him

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discourage

  • verb try to prevent; show opposition to
    deter.
    • We should discourage this practice among our youth
  • verb deprive of courage or hope; take away hope from; cause to feel discouraged

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prescribe

  • verb issue commands or orders for
    order; dictate.

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negara

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noir

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disestablish

  • verb deprive (an established church) of its status

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dari

  • noun an Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan
    Dari Persian.

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teach

  • noun an English pirate who operated in the Caribbean and off the Atlantic coast of North America (died in 1718)
    Thatch; Edward Teach; Edward Thatch; Blackbeard.
  • verb impart skills or knowledge to
    instruct; learn.
    • I taught them French
    • He instructed me in building a boat

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demonize

  • verb make into a demon
    demonise.
    • Power had demonized him

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uphold

  • verb keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last
    carry on; preserve; continue; bear on.
    • preserve the peace in the family
    • continue the family tradition
    • Carry on the old traditions
  • verb stand up for; stick up for; of causes, principles, or ideals

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ideologized

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recognise

  • verb show approval or appreciation of
    recognize.
    • My work is not recognized by anybody!
    • The best student was recognized by the Dean
  • verb grant credentials to
    recognize; accredit.
    • The Regents officially recognized the new educational institution
    • recognize an academic degree

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hijack

  • noun seizure of a vehicle in transit either to rob it or divert it to an alternate destination
    highjack.
  • verb take arbitrarily or by force
    commandeer; highjack; pirate.
    • The Cubans commandeered the plane and flew it to Miami

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mosque

  • noun (Islam) a Muslim place of worship that usually has a minaret

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melayu

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envisage

  • verb form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case
    conceive of; ideate; imagine.
    • Can you conceive of him as the president?

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fundamentalist

  • noun a supporter of fundamentalism
  • adjective of or relating to or tending toward fundamentalism
    fundamentalistic.

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shah

The title of the supreme ruler in certain Eastern countries, especially Persia. Written also schah. Brande & C.

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defame

  • verb charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone
    sully; smirch; smear; asperse; slander; denigrate; calumniate; besmirch.
    • The journalists have defamed me!" "The article in the paper sullied my reputation

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coexist

  • verb coexist peacefully, as of nations
  • verb exist together

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globalize

  • verb make world-wide in scope or application
    globalise.
    • Markets are being increasingly globalized

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dignify

  • verb confer dignity or honor upon
    ennoble.
    • He was dignified with a title
  • verb raise the status of
    • I shall not dignify this insensitive remark with an answer

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ismaili

  • noun an adherent of Ismailism; a member of the Ismaili branch of Shiism
    Ismailian.
  • adjective of or relating to a branch of Shiism that is noted for its esoteric philosophy

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christianize

  • verb adapt in the name of Christianity
    • some people want to Christianize ancient pagan sites
  • verb convert to Christianity
    Christianise.
    • missionaries have tried to Christianize native people all over the world

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politicize

  • verb give a political character to
    politicise.
    • politicize the discussion

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exhort

  • verb spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts
    urge; inspire; barrack; cheer; urge on; root on; pep up.
    • The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers
  • verb force or impel in an indicated direction
    press; urge; urge on.
    • I urged him to finish his studies

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condemn

  • verb express strong disapproval of
    excoriate; decry; reprobate; objurgate.
    • We condemn the racism in South Africa
    • These ideas were reprobated
  • verb declare or judge unfit for use or habitation
    • The building was condemned by the inspector

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mujahidin

  • noun a military force of Muslim guerilla warriors engaged in a jihad
    mujahedin; mujahadeen; mujahadin; mujahadein; mujahideen; mujahedeen.
    • some call the mujahidin international warriors but others just call them terrorists

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indonesia

  • noun a republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including more than 13,000 islands; achieved independence from the Netherlands in 1945; the principal oil producer in the Far East and Pacific regions
    Republic of Indonesia; Dutch East Indies.

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secularize

  • verb make secular and draw away from a religious orientation
    secularise.
    • Ataturk secularized Turkey
  • verb transfer from ecclesiastical to civil possession, use, or control
    desacralize.

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ulema

  • noun the body of Mullahs (Muslim scholars trained in Islam and Islamic law) who are the interpreters of Islam's sciences and doctrines and laws and the chief guarantors of continuity in the spiritual and intellectual history of the Islamic community
    ulama.

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tolerate

  • verb put up with something or somebody unpleasant
    stomach; brook; support; put up; bear; abide; endure; stick out; suffer; digest; stand.
    • I cannot bear his constant criticism
    • The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks
    • he learned to tolerate the heat
    • She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage
  • verb recognize and respect (rights and beliefs of others)
    • We must tolerate the religions of others

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predate

  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; forgo; antedate; precede.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb come before
    precede.
    • Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify

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malaysia

  • noun a constitutional monarchy in southeastern Asia on Borneo and the Malay Peninsula; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1957
    Malaya.

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militant

  • noun a militant reformer
    activist.
  • adjective satellite disposed to warfare or hard-line policies
    hawkish; warlike.
    • militant nations
    • hawkish congressman
    • warlike policies

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frown

  • noun a facial expression of dislike or displeasure
    scowl.
  • verb look angry or sullen, wrinkle one's forehead, as if to signal disapproval
    glower; lower; lour.

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africanize

To place under the domination of Africans or negroes. Amer. Bartlett.

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khan

  • noun a title given to rulers or other important people in Asian countries
  • noun an inn in some eastern countries with a large courtyard that provides accommodation for caravans
    caravan inn; caravanserai; caravansary.

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legislate

  • verb make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation
    pass.
    • They passed the amendment
    • We cannot legislate how people spend their free time

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reinterpret

  • verb interpret from a different viewpoint
    re-explain.
  • verb assign a new or different meaning to

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espouse

  • verb choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans
    follow; adopt.
    • She followed the feminist movement
    • The candidate espouses Republican ideals
  • verb take in marriage
    get hitched with; wed; marry; conjoin; get married; hook up with.

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politicise

  • verb give a political character to
    politicize.
    • politicize the discussion

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reject

  • noun the person or thing that is rejected or set aside as inferior in quality
    cull.
  • verb refuse to accept or acknowledge
    • I reject the idea of starting a war
    • The journal rejected the student's paper

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revivalist

  • noun a preacher of the Christian gospel
    evangelist; gospeller; gospeler.

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predate

  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; forgo; antedate; precede.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb come before
    precede.
    • Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify

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bai

  • noun the Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan
    Baic.

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politicize

  • verb give a political character to
    politicise.
    • politicize the discussion

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encourage

  • verb contribute to the progress or growth of
    advance; promote; boost; further.
    • I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom
  • verb inspire with confidence; give hope or courage to

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predate

  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; forgo; antedate; precede.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb come before
    precede.
    • Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify

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depoliticize

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predominate

  • verb be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance
    dominate; prevail; reign; rule.
    • Money reigns supreme here
    • Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood
  • verb appear very large or occupy a commanding position
    tower; loom; hulk.
    • The huge sculpture predominates over the fountain
    • Large shadows loomed on the canyon wall

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politicize

  • verb give a political character to
    politicise.
    • politicize the discussion

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emphasise

  • verb give extra weight to (a communication)
    underline; underscore; emphasize.
    • Her gesture emphasized her words
  • verb to stress, single out as important
    accent; punctuate; stress; accentuate; emphasize.
    • Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet

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koranic

  • adjective of or related to the sacred texts of Islam
    • Koranic laws

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ism

  • noun a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school
    philosophical system; philosophy; school of thought; doctrine.

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yusuf

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unveiled

  • adjective revealed; especially by having a veil removed
    • a new generation of unveiled women in Iran
    • applauding the unveiled statue of Winston Churchill
  • verb remove the veil from
    unveil.
    • Women must not unveil themselves in public in Islamic societies

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reinterpret

  • verb interpret from a different viewpoint
    re-explain.
  • verb assign a new or different meaning to

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recognize

  • verb accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority
    know; recognise; acknowledge.
    • The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne
    • We do not recognize your gods
  • verb be fully aware or cognizant of
    recognise; agnize; realise; agnise; realize.

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renascent

  • adjective satellite rising again as to new life and vigor
    resurgent.
    • resurgent nationalism

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dan

A title of honor equivalent to master, or sir. Obs.
Old Dan Geoffry, in gently spright The pure wellhead of poetry did dwell. Spenser.
What time Dan Abraham left the Chaldee land. Thomson.

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parti

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endorse

  • verb be behind; approve of
    indorse; plunk for; support; plump for; back.
    • He plumped for the Labor Party
    • I backed Kennedy in 1960
  • verb give support or one's approval to
    second; indorse; back.
    • I'll second that motion
    • I can't back this plan
    • endorse a new project

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traditionalist

  • noun one who adheres to traditional views
    diehard.
  • adjective satellite stubbornly conservative and narrow-minded
    hidebound.

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myanmar

  • noun a mountainous republic in southeastern Asia on the Bay of Bengal
    Burma; Union of Burma.
    • much opium is grown in Myanmar

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mujahideen

  • noun a military force of Muslim guerilla warriors engaged in a jihad
    mujahedin; mujahadeen; mujahadin; mujahadein; mujahidin; mujahedeen.
    • some call the mujahidin international warriors but others just call them terrorists

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islam

The religion of the Mohammedans; Mohammedanism; Islamism. Their formula of faith is: There is no God but Allah, and Mohammed is his prophet.

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predate

  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; forgo; antedate; precede.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb come before
    precede.
    • Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify

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fundamentalism

  • noun the interpretation of every word in the sacred texts as literal truth

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vilify

  • verb spread negative information about
    vituperate; rail; revile.
    • The Nazi propaganda vilified the Jews

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sanctify

  • verb render holy by means of religious rites
    bless; consecrate; hallow.
  • verb make pure or free from sin or guilt
    purge; purify.
    • he left the monastery purified

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exoteric

  • adjective suitable for the general public
    • writings of an exoteric nature

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permeate

  • verb spread or diffuse through
    riddle; interpenetrate; pervade; penetrate; diffuse; imbue.
    • An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration
    • music penetrated the entire building
    • His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks
  • verb pass through
    filter; sink in; percolate.
    • Water permeates sand easily

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radicalize

  • verb make more radical in social or political outlook
    • Her work in the developing world radicalized her

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mohammad

  • noun the Arab prophet who, according to Islam, was the last messenger of Allah (570-632)
    Muhammad; Mohammed; Mahomet; Mahound.

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reformist

  • noun a disputant who advocates reform
    reformer; meliorist; social reformer; crusader.
  • adjective satellite favoring or promoting reform (often by government action)
    reform-minded; progressive.

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jainism

The heterodox Hindoo religion, of which the most striking features are the exaltation of saints or holy mortals, called jins, above the ordinary Hindoo gods, and the denial of the divine origin and infallibility of the Vedas. It is intermediate between Brahmanism and Buddhism, having some things in common with each.

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subcontinental

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ibn

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embrace

  • noun the act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection)
    embracement; embracing.
  • noun the state of taking in or encircling
    • an island in the embrace of the sea

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sikhism

  • noun the doctrines of a monotheistic religion founded in northern India in the 16th century by Guru Nanak and combining elements of Hinduism and Islam

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hijack

  • noun seizure of a vehicle in transit either to rob it or divert it to an alternate destination
    highjack.
  • verb take arbitrarily or by force
    commandeer; highjack; pirate.
    • The Cubans commandeered the plane and flew it to Miami

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