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adj. relating to someone or something that foretells events
prophetic
. a person who is very poor, especially one dependent upon public charity
pauper
v. to express or state positively; to defend or claim (one’s rights, for example)
assert
a setting free by judgment of a court; a release from a duty, obligation, etc.
acquittal
adj. inherited from or related through one’s father; fatherly
paternal
n. a wise and trusted teacher; a counselor
mentor
n. a likeness between different things; a similarity; a comparison
analogy
n. patient courage in facing pain or danger; moral strength; endurance
fortitude
adj. of or suitable for a select group; n. a group or part of a group regarded as the best, most skilled, most powerful, etc.
elite
n. a belief different from accepted doctrine
heresy
: v. to develop gradually by process of growth and change
evolve
adj. showing or feeling scorn
contemptuous
adj. unable to speak understandably or effectively or to use words; unable to say what one thinks
inarticulate
: n. fame, usually in an unfavorable sense
notoriety
. a selected passage or scene from a literary work or piece of music; an extract;
v. to take out or select passages; to quote
excerpt