1. lean against rest on for support
  2. protagonist the principal character in a work of fiction
  3. anagnost a cleric in the minor orders of the Eastern Orthodox Church who reads the lessons aloud in the liturgy (analogous to the lector in the Roman Catholic Church)
  4. jar against collide violently with an obstacle
  5. agnostic a person who claims the existence of God is unknowable
  6. monogynist someone who practices monogamy (one spouse at a time)
  7. lankiness a tall and thin physique
  8. butt against lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
  9. go against resist
  10. longanimity good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence
  11. knock against collide violently with an obstacle
  12. launching site a place for launching pads
  13. longness the property of being of long spatial extent
  14. long-winded using or containing too many words
  15. plangent loud and resounding, often in a mournful way
  16. tobogganist someone who rides a toboggan
  17. organist a person who plays an organ
  18. slanginess casualness in use of language
  19. delinquent a young offender
  20. Manichaeanism a religion founded by Manes in the third century