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ANIM
of the life, mind, soul,spirit
ANNUI/ENNI
year
ANTE
before
ANTHRO/ANDR
man,human
ANTI
against
APO
away
ARCH/ARCHI/ARCHY
chief,principal,ruler
AUTO
self
BE
to be, to have a particular quality, to exist
BEL
war
BEN/BON
good
BI
twice,double
unanimous
(Root: ANIM - of the life,mind,soul,spirit) in complete accord
animosity
(Root: ANIM - of the life,mind,soul,spirit) a feeling of ill will or enmity
animus
(Root: ANIM - of the life,mind,soul,spirit) hostile feeling or attitude
equanimity
(Root: ANIM - of the life,mind,soul,spirit) mental or emotional stability, especially under tension
magnanimous
(Root: ANIM - of the life,mind,soul,spirit) generous in forgiving an insult or injury
annual
(Root: ANNUI/ENNI - year) of,for,or pertaining to a year, yearly
anniversary
(Root: ANNUI/ENNI - year) the yearly recurrence of the date of a past event
annuity
(Root: ANNUI/ENNI - year) a specified income payable at stated intervals
perennial
(Root: ANNUI/ENNI - year) lasting for an indefinite amount of time
annals
(Root: ANNUI/ENNI - year) a record of events, esp. a yearly record
anterior
(Root: ANTE - before) placed before
antecedent
(Root: ANTE - before) existing, being, or going before
antedate
(Root: ANTE - before) preced in time
antebellum
(Root: ANTE - before) before the war (esp. American civil war)
antediluvian
(Root: ANTE - before) belonging to the period before the biblical flood,very old or old-fashioned
anthropology
(Root: ANTHRO/ANDR - man human) the science that deals with the origins of humankind
android
(Root: ANTHRO/ANDR - man,human) robot, mechanical man
misanthrope
(Root: ANTHRO/ANDR - man, human) one who hates humans or humanity
philanderer
(Root: ANTHRO/ANDR - man,human) one who carries on flirtations
androgynous
(Root: ANTHRO/ANDR - man,human) being both male and female
androgen
(Root: ANTHRO/ANDR - man,human) any substance that promotes masculine characteristics
anthropocentric
(Root: ANTHRO/ANDR - man, human) regarding humanity as the central fact of the universe
antibody
(Root: ANTI - against) a protein naturally existing in blood serum that reacts to overcome the toxic effects of an antigen
antidote
(Root: ANTI - against) a remedy for counteracting the effects of poison, disease, etc.
antiseptic
(Root: ANTI - against) free from germs, particularly clean or neat
antipathy
(Root: ANTI - against) aversion
antipodal
(Root: ANTI - against) on the opposite side of the globe
apology
(Root: APO - away) an expression of one's regret or sorrow for having wronged another
apostle
(Root: APO - away) one of the 12 disciples sent forth by Jesus to preach the gospel
apocalypse
(Root: APO - away) revelation, discovery, disclosure
apogee
(Root: APO - away) the highest or most distant point
apocryphal
(Root: APO - away) of doubtfuul authorship or authenticity
apostasy
(Root: APO - away) a total desertion of one's religion, principles, party, cause, etc.
architect
(Root: ARCH/ARCHI/ARCHY - chief, principal, ruler) the devisor, maker or planner of anything
archenemy
(Root: ARCH/ARCHI/ARCHY - chief, principal, ruler) chief enemy
monarchy
(Root: ARCH/ARCHI/ARCHY - chief, principal, ruler) a government in which the supreme power is lodged in a sovereign
anarchy
(Root: ARCH/ARCHI/ARCHY - chief, principal, ruler) a state or society without governemnet or law
oligarchy
(Root: ARCH/ARCHI/ARCHY - chief, principal, ruler) a state or society ruled by a select group
automatic
(Root: AUTO - self) self-moving or self-acting
autocrat
(Root: AUTO - self) an absolute ruler
autonomy
(Root: AUTO - self) independence or freedom
belittle
(Root: BE - to be, to have a particular quality, to exist) to regard something as less impressive than it apparently is
bemoan
(Root: BE - to be, to have a particular quality, to exist) to express pity for
bewilder
(Root: BE - to be, to have a particular quality, to exist) to confuse or puzzle completely
belie
(Root: BE - to be, to have a particular quality, to exist) to misrepresent, to contradict
antebellum
(Root: BEL - war) before the war
rebel
(Root: BEL - war) a person who resists authority, control, or tradition
belligerent
(Root: BEL - war) warlike, given to waging war
benefit
(Root: BEN/BON - good) anything advantageous to a person or thing
benign
(Root: BEN/BON - good) having a kindly disposition
benediction
(Root: BEN/BON - good) act of uttering a blessing
benevolent
(Root: BEN/BON - good) desiring to do good to others
bonus
(Root: BEN/BON - good) something given over and above what is due
bona fide
(Root: BEN/BON - good) in good faith, without fraud
biennial
(Root: BI - twice, double) happening every two years
bilateral
(Root: BI - twice, double) pertaining to or affecting two or both sides
billingual
(Root: BI - twice, double) able to speak one's native language and another with equal facility
bipartisan
(Root: BI - twice, double) representing two parties
binocular
(Root: BI - twice, double) involving two eyes