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Iconoclast

One who attacks popular beliefs or institutions

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Ideology

A system of social or political ideas

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Idiosyncrasy

A peculiarity
An eccentricity

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Idyllic

Charming in a rustic way
Naturally peaceful

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Ignominy

Deep disgrace

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Illicit

Illegal
Not permitted

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Immigrate

To move permanently to a new country

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Imminent

Just about to happen

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Immutable

Unchangable

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Impartial

Fair
Not favoring one side or another
Unbiased

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Impeccable

Flawless
Entirely without sin

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Imperial

Like an emperor or an empire

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Impervious

Not allowing anything to pass through
Impenetrable

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Impetuous

Impulsive
Extremely impatient

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Implement

To carry out

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Impotent

Powerless
Helpless
Unable to perform

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Impugn

To attack, especially to attack the truth or integrity of something

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Inane

Silly
Senseless

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Inaugurate

To begin officially
To induct formally into office

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Incandescent

Brilliant
Giving off heat or light

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Incantation

A chant
The repetition of statements or phrases in a way reminiscent of a chant

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Incense

To make very angry

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Incessant

Unceasing

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Incipient

Beginning
Emerging

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Incisive

Cutting right to the heart of the matter

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Incongruous

Not harmonious
Not consistent
Not appropriate
Not fitting in

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Incorrigible

Incapable of being reformed

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Increment

An increase
One in a series of increases

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Indifferent

Not caring one way or the other
Apathetic
Mediocre

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Indigenous

Native
Originating in that area

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Indigent

Poor

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Indignant

Angry, especially as a result of something unjust or unworthy
Insulted

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Indolent

Lazy

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Indulgent

Lenient
Yielding to desire

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Ineffable

Incapable of being expressed or described

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Inept

Clumsy
Incompetent
Gauche