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HERMITAGE

home of a hermit

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The meaning of the word hermitage is home of a hermit.

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orthodoxtraditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
turncoattraitor
purportintention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
fiascototal failure; CF. bottle
accoladeaward of merit; strong praise and approval
susceptibleimpressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
grudgingunwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)
incorporealwithout a material body; insubstantial
abutborder upon; adjoin
engrossoccupy fully; absorb