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Word: heterodox

Definition: (of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional


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::: superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
::: stratum - layer of earth's surface; layer of society; PL. strata
::: congenial - pleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather
::: propellant - (propellent) substance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
::: determinate - having a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final
::: recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
::: slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
::: ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
::: memorialize - commemorate
::: rousing - lively; inducing excitement; stirring; V. rouse: waken; arouse from sleep or depression; excite; stir up