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Sin

sin 1. Transgression of the law of god; disobedience of the divine command; any violation of God's will, either in purpose... Read More

Sinew

sinew 1. (Science: anatomy) A tendon or tendonous tissue. See Tendon. 2. Muscle; nerve. 3. That which supplies strength or... Read More

Venial

venial 1. Capable of being forgiven; not heinous; excusable; pardonable; as, a venial fault or transgression. So they do... Read More

Indulgence

Indulgence 1. The act of indulging or humoring; the quality of being indulgent; forbearance of restrain or control. If i... Read More

Originals

original 1. Pertaining to the origin or beginning; preceding all others; first in order; primitive; primary; pristine; as,... Read More

Error

Error 1. A wandering; a roving or irregular course. The rest of his journey, his error by sea. (B. Jonson) 2. A wandering or... Read More

Nature

nature 1. The existing system of things; the world of matter, or of matter and mind; the creation; the universe. But looks... Read More

Avocation

Avocation 1. A calling away; a diversion. Impulses to duty, and powerful avocations from sin. (South) 2. That which calls... Read More

Grub

Grub 1. To dig; to dig up by the roots; to root out by digging; followed by up; as, to grub up trees, rushes, or sedge. They... Read More

Immaculate

Immaculate without stain or blemish; spotless; undefiled; clear; pure. Were but my soul as pure From other guilt as that,... Read More

Inverse

Inverse 1. Opposite in order, relation, or effect; reversed; inverted; reciprocal; opposed to direct. 2. (Science: botany)... Read More

Purge

purge 1. To cleanse, clear, or purify by separating and carrying off whatever is impure, heterogeneous, foreign, or... Read More

Folly

Folly Origin: oe. Folie, foli, f. Folie, fr. Fol, fou, foolish, mad. See fool. 1. The state of being foolish; want of good... Read More

Indifferent

Indifferent 1. Not maling a difference; having no influence or preponderating weight; involving no preference, concern, or... Read More

Sting

sting 1. (Science: zoology) Any sharp organ of offense and defense, especially when connected with a poison gland, and... Read More

Synonychia

synonychia fusion of two or more nails of the digits, as in syndactyly. Origin: sin-- G. Onyx (onych-),... Read More

Neck

neck 1. The part of an animal which connects the head and the trunk, and which, in man and many other animals, is more... Read More

Salvation

salvation 1. The act of saving; preservation or deliverance from destruction, danger, or great calamity. 2. The redemption... Read More

Poison

poison 1. Any agent which, when introduced into the animal organism, is capable of producing a morbid, noxious, or deadly... Read More

Shadow

shadow 1. Shade within defined limits; obscurity or deprivation of light, apparent on a surface, and representing the form... Read More

Absolution

Absolution 1. An absolving, or setting free from guilt, sin, or penalty; forgiveness of an offense. Government . . .... Read More

Reign

reign 1. To possess or exercise sovereign power or authority; to exercise government, as a king or emperor;; to hold supreme... Read More

Sum

Sum 1. The aggregate of two or more numbers, magnitudes, quantities, or particulars; the amount or whole of any number of... Read More

Interstices

Interstice Origin: L. Interstitium a pause, interval; inter between - sistere to set, fr. Stare to stand: cf. F. Interstice.... Read More