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Flashcards in The Faithful and the Unfaithful Deck (17)
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orthos

straight, strict

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sub-

under

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surgere

to rise

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klan

to break

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conform (v)

to do what one is expected to do

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orthodoxy (n)

strict adherence to tradition

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iconoclast (n)

one who challenges tradition

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hersey (n)

opinion or action that violates traditional belief

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insurgent (adj)

rebellious

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convention (n)

a practice that comports with the norms of a society

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insubordination (n)

refusal to submit to authority

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renegade (n)

an outlaw

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insurrection (n)

an uprising

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dissident (n)

one who strongly opposes accepted opinion

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mutiny (n)

a rebellion

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servile ( adj)

overly submissive

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heretic (n)

one who dissents