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Adherent

A follower of a person or idea

Syn: Disciple Ant: Opponent

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Sacrilege

An act against a holy person or place

Syn: Profanity Ant: Reverence

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Retrospective

Looking backward over a period of time

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Deflect

To cause to turn aside or away

Syn: Redirect Ant: Accept

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Deference

Act or practice of yielding to another's authority

Syn: Submission Ant: Rebellion

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Epiphany

A moment of great insight; revelation

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Confer

To discuss something with someone else; consult
To bestow

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Revert

To fall back into an old condition

Syn: Lapse Ant: Improve

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Impervious

Unable to be affected

Syn: Invulnerable Ant: www

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Inference

A conclusion not directly provided by evidence, but able to be drawn from the facts at hand

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Expound

To explain or discuss in detail

Syn: Clarify

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Reprobate

A dishonest or immoral person; a scoundrel

Syn: Delinquent