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interdict - prohibit; forbid; N.
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
ordination - ceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest
anathema - solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize
aspire - seek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
luster - shine; gloss (of a polished surface)
bromide - platitude; chemical compound used to calm excitement
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
proselytize - (induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion
invincible - unconquerable