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sacrosanct - invioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
erudite - (of a person or book) learned; full of learning; scholarly; N. erudition
mendicant - beggar; ADJ: living as a beggar
construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
derivation - deriving; origin or source of something; Ex. the derivation of the word
discerning - mentally quick and observant; having insight; perceptive; able to make good judgments; V. discern: perceive
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
estranged - separated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement
lascivious - lustful