Vocabulary 10 | Set 1- Definitions (Advanced Word Power)

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blasphemy

an insult to something holy

<p>an insult to something holy</p>
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enmity

hostility

<p>hostility</p>
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erroneous

wrong

<p>wrong</p>
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garner

to gather

<p>to gather</p>
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heretic

a rebel; a person who goes against established beliefs

<p>a rebel; a person who goes against established beliefs</p>
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incite

to urge into action; to provoke

<p>to urge into action; to provoke</p>
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languish

to do poorly; to lose strength; fail in health; be weak

<p>to do poorly; to lose strength; fail in health; be weak</p>
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peruse

to inspect; to examine; read with great care

<p>to inspect; to examine; read with great care</p>
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recluse

a hermit or loner

<p>a hermit or loner</p>
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renounce

to abandon, reject, or give up someone or something deemed bad or immoral

<p>to abandon, reject, or give up someone or something deemed bad or immoral</p>
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