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Saturday, March 28, 2009

Definition of Terms

Words below are found in the Rules and Conditions

blasphematory (or blaspheme)
blas⋅pheme [blas-feem, blas-feem]
- verb. to speak impiously or irreverently of (God or sacred things) on any religion.
- to speak evil of; slander; abuse.

de⋅fam⋅a⋅to⋅ry [di-fam-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
- adjective. containing defamation; injurious to reputation; slanderous or libelous
- harmful and often untrue; tending to discredit or malign

de⋅rog⋅a⋅to⋅ry [di-rog-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
- adjective. tending to lessen the merit or reputation of a person or thing; disparaging; depreciatory
- Disparaging; belittling: a derogatory comment.

statutory (or statute)
stat⋅ute [stach-oot, -oot]
- noun. an enactment made by a legislature and expressed in a formal document.
- the document in which such an enactment is expressed.
- an instrument annexed or subsidiary to an international agreement, as a treaty.
- a permanent rule established by an organization, corporation, etc., to govern its internal affairs.

xen·o·phobe [zen-uh-fohb, zee-nuh-]
- noun. A person unduly fearful or contemptuous of that which is foreign, especially of strangers or foreign people.
- a person who fears or hates foreigners, strange customs, etc.
xen'o·pho'bi·a n., xen'o·pho'bic adj.


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