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religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
influencen: the ability to affect someone’s or something’s character, growth, or behavior, or the effect itself
regardlessadv: not paying attention or considering something or someone even if the situation is bad or there are difficulties
enormousadj: extremely large or great
scrutinyn: careful and detailed examination
sectorn: a distinct part or division of something often used to refer to a segment of an economy or industry; an area or field of work or activity
multinationaladj: relating to or involving multiple countries or nationalities; having operations or business interests in multiple countries
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
corporationn: a large company or group of companies that are controlled together by law as a single unit
decision-makern: a person who makes important decisions, especially at a high level in an organization
handlev: to deal with a situation, problem, or strong emotion
sanctionn: official permission or approval for an action, especially an economic or political action by a government or international organization; a penalty or punishment imposed for breaking the law, rule, or agreement; (verb) to impose a penalty or punishment for breaking the law, rule, or agreement
secularadj: not connected with religious or spiritual matters; worldly
gendern: the range of characteristics of femininity and masculinity and differentiating between them, especially when considering social and cultural differences rather than differences in biology
discriminatev: to treat a person or particular group of people worse or better than another, especially in an unfair way; to recognize or perceive the difference between people or things
pickupn: a type of vehicle with an open-air cargo bed at the back used for transporting goods or equipment; the act of collecting or gathering someone or something from a particular location; a warrant to take someone into custody
insertv: to put something inside something else
presidentn: the leader of a republic, for example, the US; the person in charge of the organization such as a company, university, club, etc.
statisticsn: the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data
amendmentn: the act or the process of changing something, especially a document or proposed new law
excludev: to deny someone or something enter to a place or taking part in an activity
patriarchaladj: relating to or characteristic of a society or system in which men hold the dominant roles and positions of power; male-dominated
orthodoxadj: following or conforming to the traditional, normal, or commonly accepted beliefs, ideas, or activities; of or relating to Judaism; of or relating to the Eastern Orthodox Church
traditionn: a belief, custom, or way of doing something that has been passed down from generation to generation within a group or society
siblingn: a brother or sister; member of a family born to the same parents
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
virginn: a person who has never had sex; (adjective) being used or worked for the first time
alcoholn: a clear liquid that can make people drunk and is used in medicines, cleaning products, etc.
strictadj: strongly limiting someone’s freedom; allowing no deviation from a standard, rule, belief, etc.
determinantn: a factor, circumstance, or condition that contributes to the shaping, influencing, or determining of a particular outcome or result
underwearn: clothes worn next to the skin under outer clothes
Donn: a Spanish gentleman; a university lecturer, especially a senior member of a college at Oxford or Cambridge
churchn: a building or institution dedicated to religious worship or activities; a Christian religious organization or denomination
babysittern: a person hired to look after a child or children while the parents are away or occupied; someone who provides temporary care and supervision for children in the absence of their parents or guardians
proselytizev: to try to convert someone to a new belief or opinion, typically a religious or political one; to advocate or spread a particular doctrine or ideology
sinn: the offense against a religious or moral law or against God
terrifyv: to frighten someone very much
gayadj: homosexual; happy, carefree
instantaneousadj: occurring or happening immediately or without delay; taking place in an instant or moment
mutualadj: common to or shared by two or more parties
aidn: things sent to help countries in need, notably food or money; support
certaintyn: the state of being certain
clarityn: the quality of being coherent and understandable; the quality of transparency or purity
spiritualadj: relating to or affecting the human spirit or soul as opposed to material or physical things
priestn: a person who performs religious duties and ceremonies, especially in the Christian faith
discrepancyn: a lack of consistency or agreement between two or more facts, figures, or sets of information; a disagreement, inconsistency, or divergence
disciplinaryadj: of or relating to the punishment of people who break the rules; of or relating to a specific field of academic study
counciln: a group of people who have been elected or appointed to make decisions or give advice on a particular subject or in a particular place
contradictionn: the assertion of the opposite of what has been said; opposition; denial
consciousadj: being aware of and able to respond to what is happening around you
podcastn: a radio program made available in digital format that you can download from the Internet and play on a computer or music player
unequaladj: different in amount, size, degree, or value; not fair
advocacyn: the act of supporting or promoting a particular cause or point of view, often through public campaigning or lobbying
ignorev: to intentionally not listen or pay attention to
pantsn: an item of clothing that covers the lower part of the body and each leg separately, typically with a waistband and two legs
attendv: to be present at an event, to go to a place
relationn: the way two persons or groups of people feel and act toward one another
basisn: the most important facts, ideas, or events from which something is developed; the way how things are organized or arranged
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
threatn: a strong indication or likelihood of harm, danger, or adverse consequences; an expression of intent to inflict harm or injury on someone or something, often made as a means of coercion or intimidation
excommunicatev: to officially exclude someone from membership in a church or religious community; to expel or banish someone from a group or society
rejectv: to refuse to accept, consider, or use something or someone
reactionn: a response that reveals a person’s feelings or attitude; (in chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others
criticn: someone who expresses opinions about the quality of books, music, etc.
utterlyadv: completely or absolutely
shockn: a strong feeling or physical reaction to a sudden and unexpected event or experience, especially something unpleasant
vitriolicadj: bitter, acidic, or harsh in tone or language; expressing intense and vehement hatred or criticism; pertains to or derived from vitriol (= an archaic name for certain sulfates, initially used to describe sulfuric acid)
vehementadj: showing strong, intense, or passionate feelings or conviction; marked by forceful energy or enthusiasm
hostilityn: aggressive or unfriendly feelings or behavior
phrasen: a group of words that mean something specific when used together
crazyadj: stupid or not sensible; very angry
homophobian: a strong fear, aversion, or hostility towards people who are homosexual or towards homosexuality itself; discrimination or prejudice against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) individuals based on their sexual orientation or gender identity
extremistn: a person who holds extreme political or religious views and who is willing to use violent or illegal methods to promote those views
breedv: to keep animals for producing offspring in a regulated manner
argumentn: a set of statements or reasons used to support or refute a proposition or theory; a verbal or physical fight or dispute
defendv: to protect someone or something from attack, criticism, danger, etc.
criticismn: the act of analyzing, evaluating, or judging something, especially literary or artistic work, to find fault with it or to offer suggestions for improvement; the expression of disapproval or censure
bristlen: a stiff, short hair on a mammal’s skin or a natural or artificial brush; a stiff, sharp point on a plant such as a thorn or a prickle; (verb) to react defensively to something; to stand up stiffly and be rigid
strugglev: to make a great effort to do something when it is difficult, or there are a lot of problems; to use force or violence to break away from restraint or constriction
damagev: to harm or cause injury to something or someone, often resulting in decreased value or functionality; to impair or negatively affect something, such as a reputation or relationship; (noun) harm or injury that is caused to a person, thing, or entity
tightropen: a rope or wire stretched tightly between two points, on which acrobats, tightrope walkers, etc., perform; a risky or precarious situation that requires one to balance carefully to avoid falling or failure
intelligentadj: having the capacity for thought and reason, especially to a high degree
perspectiven: a confident attitude toward something; a particular style of thinking about something
ritualn: any customary observance or practice; any prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies
sleeven: a part of a garment that covers all or part of an arm
eternaladj: being without beginning or end; lasting forever
tragicadj: causing great sadness or suffering; very unfortunate
accidentn: an unfortunate event, especially one causing damage or injury
fashionn: a style that is popular at a particular time or place; the state of being popular
mindsetn: the established set of attitudes or fixed ideas held by someone
invalidadj: not legally or officially recognized or acceptable; (verb) to remove someone from active duty; (noun) a person who is weakened or disabled by illness or injury
defensiveadj: used or intended to protect someone or something against attack or aggression
shelln: hard outer covering or case of eggs, nuts, some seeds, and some animals
unbeliefn: a lack or absence of belief, typically in regard to religion or certain doctrines or ideas; skepticism or doubt
boundaryn: a real or imaginary line that marks the limit or extent of something and separates it from other things or places
atheistn: a person who denies or disbelieves the existence of a deity or deities
sabbaticaln: a period of leave granted to a person for rest, travel, or other pursuits, often in academia or other professions
leakv: to allow liquid or gas to get in or out from a hole or crack in a pipe or container
policyn: a set of rules, guidelines, principles, or procedures that govern decision-making or action, often used in the context of business or government; a course of action or plan of action adopted or followed by an organization or individual to achieve a goal or objective
violentadj: involving or caused by physical force or aggression against someone or something
militaryadj: relating to or characteristic of members of the armed forces; of or relating to war or warfare
fiscaladj: relating to government revenue and expenditures; relating to financial matters
cultn: a small religious group, especially one that is not part of a larger religion and that is regarded as outside the norm; followers of an exclusive system of beliefs and practices
propn: a piece of wood, metal, etc., placed beneath or against something to support it or keep it in position; a system, institution, or person that gives help or support to someone or something
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
oppositionn: the act of disagreeing or resisting; the state of strong disagreement
constitutionn: the set of fundamental principles or established precedents that a state, a country, or an organization is governed by; the act of forming or establishing something
inequalityn: the unfairness of a society in which some people have more opportunity, money, etc. than others; (mathematics) relation between two values when they are different
defaultv: to fail to fulfill an obligation or pay a debt when it is due; to fail to meet expectations or perform as required; to choose or accept a predetermined option or condition without making a deliberate selection or choice; (noun) the pre-set or automatic settings that a system or program uses when the user has selected no other options
assumev: to think or accept something to be true without having proof of it; to take or begin to have power; to begin to exhibit a specific quality or appearance
moralityn: principles of right and evil or good and bad behavior
normn: something that is regarded as usual, typical, or standard
subjugatev: to bring under control; to conquer; to make subservient to one’s authority
empowerv: to give someone the power or authority to do something
exploitv: to make full use of and gain an advantage from resources, opportunities, etc.
comfortn: a state of physical ease and freedom from pain or constraint
destroyv: to ruin or damage severely or completely; to eradicate or eliminate completely
tipn: the top or extreme point of something slender or tapering, usually a mountain or hill; a piece of advice about something practical; a small amount of money given for services
ethicaladj: of or relating to principles about what is right and wrong, or the branch of knowledge dealing with these
moraladj: concerned with the principles of what is right and wrong, fairness, honesty, etc.
dismissv: to regard something or someone as not important and not worth considering; to terminate someone’s employment
prayv: to make a request or petition to a higher power, especially in the form of a respectful or humble request
conferv: to have a meeting or discussion to come to a decision or agreement or exchange ideas; to bestow something
invitev: to ask someone to come or join; to offer an opportunity or possibility for something to happen or take place
overseev: to watch and direct someone or something to make sure that it is being done correctly
perceptionn: a belief, opinion, or image you have based on how you regard, understand, or interpret something; the ability to see, hear, or notice something through the senses
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
despisev: to feel strong dislike or contempt for someone or something, often because of a perceived fault or failing; to have a low or unfavorable opinion of something
conservativeadj: holding traditional views and values and opposed to change or innovation
utteradj: complete, total, or absolute; said, done, or experienced without any exceptions or qualifications; spoken aloud or enunciated very clearly and distinctly; (verb) to speak or articulate words, sounds, or a voice
niecen: a daughter of one’s sibling, brother-in-law, or sister-in-law
inheritv: to receive money, property, or a title from someone after they have died
escortn: a person or group of people accompanying someone for protection, guidance, or courtesy; a companion or attendant; a service or a person providing a service for accompanying someone or something to or from a destination
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
reproductiveadj: connected with the process of reproduction; relating to reproducing babies, young animals, or plants
healthcaren: the organized activity or business of preserving mental and physical health by preventing or treating illness through services offered by the health profession
reclaimv: to take back something previously lost, given, or paid, or ask to have it back
contextn: the circumstances, facts, or conditions that surround a particular event, situation, or statement and that give it meaning
cooperationn: the act or situation of working together with someone towards a shared purpose, benefit, etc.
braveryn: courage in the face of danger
synagoguen: (also “shul”) a Jewish house of worship, typically consisting of a hall for prayer and study and often containing a sanctuary, a social hall, and a collection of administrative offices
mosquen: a Muslim place of worship that usually has a minaret (= slender tower with balconies)
shrinen: a place considered holy because of its association with a deity or a sacred person or relic or because it is a place of pilgrimage or worship