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infidel - unbeliever (with respect to a particular religion)
lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
fetter - shackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
arsenal - storage place for military equipment
discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
institute - organization for a special purpose; V: establish
innocuous - harmless
flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
humus - substance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil