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Word: sectarian

Definition: of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person


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::: incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
::: marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
::: conformist - person who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms
::: extradition - surrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
::: coagulate - congeal; thicken; clot; N. coagulant
::: galvanize - stimulate or shock by an electric current; stimulate by shock; shock into action; stir up; coat with rust-resistant zinc by using electricity
::: taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
::: unsullied - untarnished; CF. sully
::: transcendent - exceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
::: demoniac - (demoniacal) fiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil