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Flashcards in holy cow Deck (13):
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sanctimonious

falsely pious or self-righteous

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sacrosanct

profoundly sacred

3

sanctuary

a place of refuge, a sacred place

4

sacrilegious

grossly irreverent, disrespectful of something sacred

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revere

to regard with honor and devotion

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pious

showing religious reverence

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deference

respect for the wishes of others

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sacrament

a formal religious act or oath

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venerable

worthy of respect

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venerate

to regard with reverence or respect

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consecrate

to declare to be holy

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talisman

an object with magical powers

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lionize

to treat as a celebrity