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annihilate
to destroy completely
archaic
belonging to much earlier time
convoluted
twisted, intricate, complicated
furtively
secretively
heresy
taking sides with rebels
inscrutable
difficult to understand
mutability
the ability to change or be altered
orthodoxy
strict adherence to what is established, customary, or traditional
rectify
to make correct
scrutinize
to inspect, examine, or observe carefully
unalterable
not able to change or be changed
zealot
a person who is motivated by enthusiasm or diligent devotion
acute
keenly perceptive; shrewd
credulous
overly eager to believe; gullible
fanatic
person who ahs excessive enthusiasm, especially for a religious or political cause
hypocrites
people who pretend to believe something they don't really believe
iniquity
sinfulness; wickedness
rendezvous
a prearranged meeting place
capitulate
to give up all resistance; surrender
emaciation
process of thinning by starvation or illness
illicit
illegal
insidious
working slowly and harmfully
malleable
capable of being shaped or hammered
servile
submissive; like a slave
torpid
deprived of the power of motion or feeling; numbed