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malleable - (of a metal) capable of being shaped by pounding(beating); pliable; (of someone) impressionable(easily influenced); easily controlled; tractable
passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
apostate - one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs; N. apostasy
consecrate - dedicate; sanctify; declare as sacred; Ex. consecrate one's life to helping the poor
spate - sudden flood or rush; Ex. spate of accidents
broach - introduce as a subject; moot; open up
pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
torque - twisting force; force producing rotation
defrock - strip a priest or minister of church authority; unfrock
plebeian - common; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician