1. Transgression of the law of god; disobedience of the divine command; any violation of God's will, either in purpose... Read More
(Science: zoology) same as... Read More
by Hans Madueme, M.D.
The Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity. June 24, 2005.
The chips are down. Americans have... Read More
1. The act of indulging or humoring; the quality of being indulgent; forbearance of restrain or control. If i... Read More
Origin: L. Miscellanea, neut. Pl. Of. Miscellaneus: cf. F. Miscellanee, pl. Miscellanees. See Miscellaneous.
A... Read More
1. The state of being empty; absence of contents; void space; vacuum; as, the emptiness of a vessel; emptiness of... Read More
Of shrive. Shrove Sunday, Quinguagesima Sunday. Shrove Tuesday, the Tuesday following Quinguagesima Sunday, and... Read More
1. A lash; a strap or cord; especially, a lash used to inflict pain or punishment; an instrument of punishment or... Read More
1. The act of making satisfaction or atonement for any crime or fault; the extinguishing of guilt by suffering or... Read More
1. Capable of being forgiven; not heinous; excusable; pardonable; as, a venial fault or transgression. So they do... Read More
1. To cleanse by ablution, or dipping or rubbing in water; to apply water or other liquid to for the purpose of... Read More
1. To cleanse, clear, or purify by separating and carrying off whatever is impure, heterogeneous, foreign, or... Read More
1. (Science: zoology) a quadruped of the genus Canis, especially. The domestic dog (c. Familiaris).
The dog is... Read More
1. Every fiftieth year, being the year following the completion of each seventh sabbath of years, at which time all... Read More
1. A running into; hence, an entering into a territory with hostile intention; a temporary invasion; a predatory... Read More
1. A goddess of the mountains, forests, meadows, or waters. Where were ye, nymphs, when the remorseless deep Closed... Read More
1. To guide or conduct with the hand, or by means of some physical contact connection; as, a father leads a child; a... Read More
1. A presbyter; one who belongs to the intermediate order between bishop and deacon. He is authorised to perform all... Read More
1. An absolving, or setting free from guilt, sin, or penalty; forgiveness of an offense. Government . . .... Read More
1. To cover with a mantle or cloak; to cover up; to hide. Being palliated with a pilgrim's coat. (Sir T.... Read More