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Word: defrock

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


More Vocab Words

::: formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
::: incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
::: rebuttal - refutation; response with contrary evidence; V. rebut: refute; disprove
::: alliteration - repetition of beginning sound in poetry
::: anthropomorphic - having human form or characteristics
::: foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
::: personify - represent (an inanimate object) as a person; be the embodiment or perfect example of; Ex. She is evil/patience personified; N. personification
::: blithe - (blithesome) gay; joyous
::: fulminate - thunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation
::: generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people