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proselytize - (induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion
syllogism - logical formula consisting of a major premise, a minor premise and a conclusion; deceptive or specious argument
impeccable - faultless
ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
parity - equality; close resemblance; CF. disparate
embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
prototype - original work used as a model by others
prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?