It's Thursday, and you know what that means! Time for the word of the week!
How you say it: [uh-pos-tuh-see]
What it is: noun
How to pluralize it: apostasies
What it means: (1.) a total desertion of or departure from one's religion, principles, party, cause, etc. (Definition courtesy of Dictionary.com.)
Use it three times and it's yours! Using a word three times can help it stick in your memory.
When the Democratic politician switched to Republican, he was accused of apostasy by many.
It is complete apostasy for a vegan to eat cheeseburgers.
When Charlene left her church, she felt as though she had committed apostasy.
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