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Excessive or blind adoration; worship of an object

Idolatry

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Dishonorable, shameful

Ignoble

2

Likely to happen; threatening

Imminent

3

To kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usual by fire

Immolate

4

Unchangeable, fixed

Immutable

5

To weaken, to case to become worse

Impair

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To pierce with a sharp stake through the body

Impale

7

Unable to be felt, intangible

Impalpable

8

W/o money; penniless

Impecunious

9

A barrier; obstruction

Impediment

10

Extremely necessary; vitally important

Imperative

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Domineering; haughty

Imperious

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Impinge

To strike; to encroach

13

Disrespectful toward god

Impious

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To persistently ask; to beg

Importune