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Vocab from The God Delusion
|Free from concern, worry or anxiety; carefree
|Vet (vetting, vetted)
|to appraise, verify, or check for accuracy, authenticity, or validity
|indignation (adj indignant)
|anger aroused by something unjust, mean, or unworthy.
|lacking courage; cowardly
|killing one's own song/daughter
|getting pleasure from pain esp. sexually
|delusional fantasies of wealth, power, or omnipotence.
|to place between; cause to intervene. to put (a barrier, obstacle, etc.) between or in the way of. To introduce or interject (a comment, for example) during discourse or a conversation.
|To plead on another's behalf. to attempt to reconcile differences between two people or groups; mediate.
|Temporary Agnosticism in Practice. There really is a definite answer, one way or the other, but we so far lack the evidence to reach it.
|Permanent Agnosticism in Principle. No matter how much evidence we gather, the question can never be answered because the very idea of evidence is not applicable.
|To reestablish a close relationship between. To settle or resolve. To bring (oneself) to accept. To bring into consonance, accord or harmony.
|Having the function of interceding.
|prominent or conspicuous; projecting or pointing outward.
|to speak pejoratively of; express centure of.
|to collide or strike; encroach; to tresspass; to have an effect or impact.
|to introduce a serum, vaccine, or antigenic substance into body, especially to produce or boost immunity to a disease; to protect; to introduce an idea or attitude into the mind of.
|payback; A punishment or retribution that one deserves
|to assert or affirm with confidence; maintain
|Marked by shame or disgrace; discreditable; humiliating.
|laying on back
|hateful; destestable; repugnant
|To disclaim knowledge of, responsibility for, or association with.
|extraordinarily great in size