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capable of being touched or felt
full of scattered objects or trash
belief, mental acceptance
morally pure; virginal; abstaining from illicit sexual acts; modest; simple (of a style of writing); not highly decorated; austere
Granted to people who are already in the United States and are unable or unwilling to return their home country because of persecution or a well-founded fear of persecution on account of race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion.
pretending to believe what one does not
Feeling or behaving as if what you say or do is always morally right, and other people are wrong
rude and disrespectful behavior
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
A feeling of higher importance than others
To lower oneself to a position one considers inferior
A negative attitude toward an entire category of people, often an ethnic or racial minority.
speech which offends religious sentiments
to make fun of
lying under oath
to show off
slandering or defaming something
excessive or insincere praise; compliments
Having sex outside of marriage
sexual arousal by a dead body
Abnormal desire to look at sexual organs or watch sexual acts; Pornography
sex between an older man and a younger man, or a boy; sometimes called boy love
(blackmail) use of threats to obtain property of another
lack of courage to face danger, difficulty, opposition, pain, etc.
the crime of betraying one's country
Once people begin to gain attention they use those praising her to manipilage them for her own good
The replacement of love with sex
An insatiable desire for possesions; riches
(adj.) unreasonably high; excessive
representing findings or points of view that are so different from each other that they cannot be made compatible.
to annoy or provoke to anger
Having mixed feelings
a person who makes a show of being without moral faults or human weakness, especially in a hypocritical way.
the feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's consideration or respect; contempt.
(v.) to hate, dislike very much, loathe