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Word: defrock

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

More Vocab Words

::: tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
::: prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
::: invulnerable - incapable of injury; impossible to damage or injure
::: refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
::: witless - lacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
::: apparent - evident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement
::: proletarian - member of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)
::: choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera
::: traverse - go through or across
::: emaciated - thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)