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Etymology

The study of words sources/development

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Venerate

To honor, respect or to revere

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Truism

Well known that is obviously or statement of truth

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Erudite

Having extensive knowledge; learned, scholarly

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Charlatan

Impostor, a person who falsely claims

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Extol

Praise highly

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Broached

To introduce, mention or start a discussion

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Predisposed

To creat of possess a tendency or preference

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Immutable

Never changing, unchangeable

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Gratuitous

Without justification or cause

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Infringed

Violate law

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Specious

Responsible but not really

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Ostensibly

Outwardly professed

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Absolve

To declare free from guild; obligation; promise

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Subjugate

To conquer

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Antipodes

Opposite

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Retroactive

Applying to events that are past

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Antipathy

Sting dislike

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Nettle

Stinging plant; irritate

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Indigent

Poor and needy