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sacrilegious - desecrating; profane; N. sacrilege: desecration, misuse, or theft of something sacred
reprobation - severe disapproval; CF. approbation
ligneous - like wood
spurious - false; counterfeit; forged; illogical; Ex. spurious arguments
gargantuan - huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
incriminate - accuse of or implicate in a crime; serve as evidence against; cause to seem or make guilty of a crime; Ex. incriminating evidence
abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote
stipend - pay for services
confine - shut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
demerit - fault; bad quality