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Word: ordination

Definition: ceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest

More Vocab Words

::: putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
::: provenance - place of origin; origin or source of something; Ex. Gunpowder is of Chinese provenance; CF. come
::: resourceful - clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness
::: irate - angry; CF. ire: anger; wrath
::: irreparable - not able to be corrected or repaired; impossible to repair
::: presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
::: frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial
::: implode - burst inward; CF. vaccum tube
::: drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
::: artless - without guile; open and honest