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in/clin/at/ion
N. Tendency; preferred; a slope or slant.
De/clin/e
V. To turn away from doing or to refuse; to cause to bend or slope down.
Pro/cliv/ity
N. Tendency; inclination.
Ac/cliv/ity
An upward scale.
Di/verg/ent
Adj. Drawing apart; moving away from each other.
Con/verg/e
V. To come together.
Ad/jace/nt
Adj. Having a common border or not distant; nearby.
Con/ject/ure
N. A conclusion drawn from a prediction; a guess.
Pro/ject/ile
N. Adj. Capable of being thrust forward.
De/ject/ed
Adj. Depressed.
Re/ject
V. To refuse to accept.
Tra/ject/ory
N. The parth of something thrown or moving through space.
Sub/ject/ive
Adj. Rel. to personal opinion.
Ob/ject/ive
Adj. Unviased, factual or not influenced by personal opinion.
Inter/ject
V. To come between or interrupt.
E/ject
V. To throw out.
E/miss/ary
N. One sent one a mission as an agent of another,
Miss/ile
N. An object that's thrown.
Manu/miss/ion
N. The act of freeing from slavery.
De/mise
N. Death or end of existence.
Re/miss
Adj. Careless; negligent.
Inter/mitt/ent
Adj. Not continuous on and off.
Re/mit
V. to send (usu. $)
Re/mitt/ance
money sent in payment.
Pre/mise
N. A basis for a conclusion.
Un/re/mitt/ing
Adj. persistent; continuous; not yielding; not stopping.
Sur/mise
V. To conclude; to make a guess or conjecture.
Com/miss/ion
N. Fee or percentage allowed to a salesmen for his sales.
Pend/ent
Adj. Overhanging or suspended in the air.
Pend/ant
N. Hanging object on a necklace.
Ap/pend/age
N. Anything added on or attached (as a limb).
De/pend
V. To place trust in or rely on.
Pend/ul/ous
Adj. Hanging loosely.
Pro/pens/ity
N. A natural inclination or tendency.
Im/pend
V. To be about to happen.
Im/pend/ing
About to happen.
Ap/pend/ix
N. Something added at the end.
Pens/ive
Adj. Thinking deeply or seriously.
Pond/er/ous
Adj. Very heavy and builky; dull; burdensome.
Pre/pond/er/ance
N. Superiority in weight; power; importance.
Com/pend/ium
N. Summary; a collection of literary works.
Dis/pens/at/ion
N. The act of distributing in portions; the act of making an exception (as in rule, law).
In/dis/pens/able
Adj. Essential; incapable of being replaced.
Com/pens/ate
V. To be equivalent to counterbalance; restitution.
Re/com/pens/e
V. To repay or award payment to.
Ex/pend
V. To spend or use up.
Ex/pend/able
Subject to use, suitable for sacrifice.
Pens/ion
N. Sum of money regularly paid as a retirement benefit.
Ex/pans/ive
Adj. Tending to increase in size; spreading.
Sur/pass
V. To go beyond the limit of; exceed.
En/com/pass
V. to surround or enclose; encircle.
Im/pass/ive
Adj. Lacking emotion; apathetic.
Com/pass/ion
N. Sympathetic concern.
Com/pati/ble
Adj. Capable of living in harmony or agreemtn.
De/pos/e
V. to remove from a position.
De/posit/ion
Act of removing from position; testimony under oath.
Op/pon/ent
N. One who is in conflict with another.
Com/pon/ent
N. An ingredient or part of something.
Pro/pon/ent
N. One who argues in favor of something.
Ex/pon/ent
N. One that interprets a person or thing that's an example or symbol.
juxta/posit/ion
N. The act of placing 2 or more things side by side.
Post/pon/e
V. To delay or put off to a later date.
Im/posit/ion
N. The act of forcing oneself on others.
Con/tent/ious
Adj. Quarrelsome; argumentative.
Dis/tend
V. To stretch out.
Dis/tend/ed
V. to stretch out.
Dis/tend/ed
Stretched out.
Ex/tens/ive
Adj. Vast; broad; having great range.
Tens/ile
Adj. Capable of being stretched.
Por/tent/ous
Adj. Ominous; threatening; amazing.
Por/tent
A marvel; an omen.
Pre/tent/ious
Adj. Char. by acting impt. when you're not; claiming to be greater than u are.
At/tent/ive
Adj. Observant and considerate.
Os/tent/at/ious
Adj. Showing off (esp. wealth)
Os/tens/ible
Apparently true.
Tenu/ous
Adj. Thin and weak; flimsy.
At/tenu/ate
V. To make slender or thin.
At/tenu/ated
Tapering off to an end.
Ex/tenu/at/ing
Adj. Tending to lesson or decrease the severity; serving to excuse.
Tent/at/ive
Adj. Not fully worked out or developed; indefinite; experimental.
Ten/ant
N. One who holds or posseses real estate; an occupant.
Ten/able
Adj. Reasonable; valid; logical; defensible.
Ten/ac/ious
Adj. Not easily pulled apart; stubborn and persistent.
Ten/et
N. A principle, belief or doctrine; generally held to be true.
Re/tent/ive
Adj. Having the power to hold on to what one has. (usu. mind)
Per/tin/ent
Adj. Relative and to the point; appropriate; suitable.
Per/tin/ac/ious
Adj. Very persistant.
Im/per/tin/ent
Adj. Off the subject; irrelevant; rude and disrespectful.
Sus/tain
V. To support or maintain.
Ten/or
N. A general attitude.
Ad/her/e
To give support or to stick
Ad/hes/ive
Adj. Tending to hold fast or stick.
Co/hes/ive
Adj. Sticking together.
Co/her/ent
Adj. Flowing together logically.
In/co/her/ent
Adj. Loose; not flowing together.
Hes/it/ate
V. To hold back in doubt or decisiosn.
In/her/ent
Adj. Belonging by nature; existing naturally.
Misc/ell/an/eous
Adj. Having various traits.
Misc/ible
Adj. Capable of being mixed; mixable.
Pro/misc/uous
Adj. Not selective in choosing lovers; lacking standards in relationships.
Clin, Cliv
Lean; incline; slope
Verg
Tend toward; bend
Jace
Lie
Jaci, ject, jacu
Throw
Mitt, miss, mise
Send; let go.
Pend, Pens
Hang
Pend, Pens, Pond
Weigh
Pend, Pens
Pay
Pand, Pans, Pass
Spread; extend
Pati, pass
Suffer; feel; endure;permit
Pon, Pos, Posit (Pound, post)
Put; place
Tend, Tens, Tent
Stretch
Tenu
Thin
Tempt, tent
Try out; test
Ten, tin, tent (tain)
Hold
Her, Hes
Stick; cling