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scruple - hesitate for ethical reasons; fret about; Ex. She did not scruple to read his diary; N: uneasy feeling arising from conscience; conscience
sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
accede - agree
welter - confusion; turmoil; confused mass; bewildering jumble; Ex. welter of data
luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate
perturb - disturb greatly
abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote
rubric - title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
decelerate - slow down
convert - one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: change into another form; (persuade to) adopt a particular religion or belief