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31 Cards in this Set

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Abyss
Bottomless Hole
Anarchist
Participant in Anarchism- the theory that all forms of government should be abolished
Appreciate
To raise in value
Articulate
To speak distinctly, clearly
Atheist
one who does not believe in God or Gods
Authority
a source from which something is drawn
Blasphemy
showing lack of respect for God
Brittleness
easily damaged, fragile
Buttress
Supports or strengthens
Censor
One who regulates
Champion
To defend or to support
Cloister
to shut away, seclusion, to seclude or confine
Coagulate
to conjeil, to become jelly-like
Compatriot
A fellow countryman, countryperson
Conceit
high opinion of ones self
Consecrate
To declare sacred
Conspicuous
easy to notice, obvious
Contempt
scorn, despised, the state of being despised
Converge
to move together/come together
Cynical
Critical, no faith in mankind
Depriciate
To lessen the price/value of something
Disputations
debating, inclined to fight, argue
Eddy
a current of air going the opposite direction of the mainstream
Edifying
To instruct especially so as to encourage intellectual, moral, or spiritual improvement
Epithet
a term or phrase describing or characterizing
Exhaust
to wear out, use up, drain
Feint
Fake attack
Felicitous
Happy, delighted
Fiasco
Complete failure, mess
Furrow
to make wrinkles/grooves; shallow trench
Gaunt
thin, angular