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fortuitous - accidental; by chance; N. fortuity
zealot - one who is zealous; fanatic; person who shows excessive zeal
sybarite - lover of luxury; person devoted to pleasure and luxury; CF. Sybaris: an ancient Greek city in Italy
peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
oblique - indirect; slanting (deviating from the perpendicular or from a straight line); Ex. oblique reference
aghast - filled with great surprise or fear; horrified
infidel - unbeliever (with respect to a particular religion)
cabal - small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
disinclination - unwillingness
appall - dismay; shock deeply