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nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
heterodox - (of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional
pediatrician - physician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics
inquisitor - questioner (especially harsh); investigator; person making an inquisition
benediction - blessing
suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.
incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
promulgate - announce; proclaim a doctrine or law; make known by official publication
fallacious - false; based on a fallacy; misleading; N. fallacy: false idea or notion; false reasoning; Ex. popular fallacy; Ex. fallacy of the argument