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Word: defrock

Definition: strip a priest or minister of church authority; unfrock


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::: prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
::: colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
::: narcissist - conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
::: personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
::: formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
::: knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
::: incubate - hatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease
::: waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
::: eccentric - irregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
::: incur - bring upon oneself