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infidel - unbeliever (with respect to a particular religion)
simulate - feign; imitate
wistful - sadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
nicety - precision; accuracy; minute distinction or difference; Ex. to a nicety: exactly; precisely; Ex. distinguish between niceties
shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
sanctimonious - displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
cathartic - purgative; medicine that causes the bowels to empty; ADJ.
remunerative - (of work) compensating; rewarding; profitable; well-paid; V. remunerate: reward; pay (someone) for work or trouble
slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous