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faction - party; clique (within a large group); dissension
sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
purported - alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists
Epicurean - believing that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N.
obstreperous - boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable
impair - injure; hurt; damage
herpetologist - one who studies reptiles; CF. herpetology: branch of zoology that deals with reptiles and amphibians
profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy
menial - suitable for servants; lowly; mean; N: someone who does menial work (esp. servant in a house)
waive - give up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim