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(Adj.) performed, suffered, or otherwise experienced by one person in place of another

Vicarious

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(Adj.) stealthy, secret, intended to escape observation; made or accomplished by fraud

Surreptitious

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(Adj.) not subject to change, constant

Immutable

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(N.) a delusion marked by a feeling of power, wealth, talent, etc., far in excess of reality

Megalomania

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(V.) to go beyond a limit or boundary; to sin, violate a law

Transgress

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(N.) a position requiring little or no work; an easy job

Sinecure

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(V.) to change from one nature, substance, or form to another

Transmute

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(trans) (gress)

(gress)

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(trans) (mute)

(mute)

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(hei) (nous)

(hei)

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(fett) (er)

(fett)

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(vi) (car) (i) (ous)

(car)

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(surr) (ep) (tit) (ious)

(tit)

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Syn:(n.) bond, restraint,(v.) bind, hamper

Fetter

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(Adj.) a very wicked, offensive, hateful

Heinous

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Syn: overstep, exceed, trespass, err

Transgress

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(in) (sur) (gent)

(sur)

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Syn: revolutionary, rebellious, mutinous

Insurgent

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Syn: delusions of grandeur

Megalomania

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Ant: (v.) free, liberate, emancipate

Fetter

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(N.) one who revels or rises against authority; (adj.) rising in revolt, refusing to accept authority; surging or rushing in

Insurgent

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A town so peaceful, quiet, and law-abiding was bound to be horrified by so _________ a crime

Heinous

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(meg) (a) (lo) (ma) (ni) (a)

(ma) [the one right before lo and after ni]

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The old phrase "chain gang" refers to prisoners made to work each joined to the next by linked________

(n.)Fetter

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Syn: furtive, covert, clandestine, concealed

Surreptitious

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Syn: unchangeable, unalterable, fixed, invariable

Immutable

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Syn: transform, covert, translate, metamorphose

Transmute

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Ant: changeable, inconstant, variable, fickle

Immutable

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Ant: loyalist, loyal, faithful

Insurgent

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Syn: surrogate, substitute, imagine, secondhand

Vicarious