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Convivial
Friendly
Indefatigable
Tireless
Ingenuous
Frank
Perspicacious
Keen-Minded
Magnanimous
Noble, Forgiving
Versatile
Capable in many directions
Stoical
Unflinching
Intrepid
Fearless
Scintillating
Witty
Urbane
Friendly
Vivo
To Live
-ous
Ajdective Suffix
re-
Again, Back
Sectus
Cut
Anti-
Against
Pareo
Egg
Ovum
To give birth, Produce
Vita
Life
-ize
Verb Suffix
-ation
Noun Suffix
Added to Verbs
Ending in -ize
De-
Negative Prefix
Bon
Good
-ate
Verb Suffix
Oval, Ovoid
Egg-Shaped
Revitalize
Give new life to
Gluttonous
Piggish; Greedy
Vivacious
Peppy
Vivid
Strong, Sharp
Viviparous
Bearing live young
Oviparous
Bearing young eggs
Coviviality
Congeniality
Vivisecion
Experimentation on live animals
Antivivisecionist
One who is against experimentation on live animals
Ovulation
Release of the egg
Vitality
Strength, Vigor
joie de vivre
Effervescence; Joy of living
Ennui
Boredom
bon vivant
A "high liver"
Gourmand
One who enjoys food
Gourmet
One who is a connoisseur of good food
Glutton
One who eats greedily; One who is greedy (as for punishment, etc.)
Revive
Bring back to life
Vital
Important, Crucial
Vitalize
Breathe life into
Devitalize
Rob of life or strength
Gluttonize
Stuff oneself like a pig
Vitamin
Nutritional element necessary for life
Oviparous
Bearing young by eggs (adj.)
Viviparous
Bearing live young (adj.)
Conviviality
Good-fellowship
Vivisection
Operating on live animals
Antivivisectionist
One who is opposed to such an activity
Ovulation
The process of releasing an egg from the ovary
Devitalize
To remove life or vigor from
joie de vivre
Joy of living
Glutton
One who eats like a pig
bon vivant
A "high liver"
Gourmet
One who is a connoisseur of good food
Gourmand
One who gets a sensual enjoyment from good food
Gluttonize or
Gormandize
To stuff oneself like a pig; To eat greedily
Ennui
Boredom; Discontent; Tedium
Vivaciousness or
Vitality or
Vivacity
Liveliness, pep
Ovid
Egg-Shaped
Revitalize
To bring renewed life or vigor to
Vital
Essential to life; Crucial; Of utmost importance
In-
Negative Prefix
-ness
Noun Suffix
Credo
To believe
-ous
Adjective Suffix
-ible
Can be; Able to be
-ity
Noun Suffix
-ence
Noun Suffix
Dis-
Negative Prefix
Indefatigability
Tirelessness
Ingenuousness
Frankness
Distingenuousness
Cunning
Naivete
Inexperience; Unworldliness
Credibility
Believability
Incredulity
Skepticism
Credence
Belief, Trust
Credo
Personal code of ethics
Ingenious
Clever; Inventive; Shrewd
Credulous
Willing to believe
Gullible
Easily tricked
Incredible
Unbelievable
Creed
Religious belief
Credentials
Document proving privileges, identity, etc.
Ingenuity
Shrewdness; Cleverness
Naive
Inexperienced; Unworldy
Specto
To look
Per-
Through
Acuo
To Sharpen
Punctus
Point
-ate
Verb Suffix
-al
Adjective Suffix
Pungo
To pierce sharply
-ent
Adjective Suffix
-ence, -ency
Noun Suffixes
-ness
Noun Suffix
-ity
Noun Suffix
Retro-
Backward
Pro-
Forward, Ahead, Before
Intro-
Inside, Within
-ion
Noun Suffix
-ive
Adjective Suffix
Circum-
Around
Perspicacious
Keen-Minded
Acumen
Sharpness of mind or thinking
Acupuncture
Medical insertion of needles
Punctilious
Extremely carful, exact, or proper in procedure
Pungent
Sharp; Spicy; Piercing
Perspicuous
Clear; Easy to understand
Retrospect
A backward look
Introspective
Looking inside, or examining or analyzing, oneself
Circumspect
Careful, watchful, wary, cautios; "Looking around"
Acute
Sharp; Sudden; Keen-Minded
Acuity
Keeness of mind, thinking, or intellect
Punctuate
Interrupt sharply or suddenly
Puncture
Pierce; Make a hole in; (noun) A small hole
Pungence, Pungency
Sharpness or spiciness of taste, smell, wit, etc.
Perspicuity
Clarity; Lucidity; Ability to be understood quickly and easily
Prospective
In the future; Describing that which, or one who, can be looked forward to
Introspective
Tending to examine and to think about one's motives, feelings, etc.
Circumspection
Care; Watchfulness; Caution
Specious
Sounding plausible, or looking right, but actually false or untrue
Specious
Plausible, but false or incorrect
Pungence or
Pungency
Spiciness, Sharpness; Piercing quality
Perspicuous
Clear; Easily understood
Acumen or
Acuity or
Acute
Sharpness of mind or of intelligence
Circumspection or
Circumspect
Care and caution; Wariness
Acupuncture
Piercing of the skin with needles for medical purposes
Introspective
Tending to examine one's motives, etc.; Looking inward (adj.)
Punctillious
Exact in the observance of proper procedure
Puncture
To pierce and make a small hole in
Retrospect
A backward look or view
Perspicacity or
Perspicuousness
Keenness of mind
Acute
Sharp; Sudden; Keen-Minded
Punctuate
To interrupt suddenly
Pungent
Spicy; Piercing in taste, smell, wit, etc.
Perspicuity or
Perspicuousness
Clarity; Clearness of style or language
Perspicacuous
Keen-Minded; Perceptive
Prospect
A look forward
Introspect
Act or process of looking inward
Circumspective
Carefully looking around; Cautions; Wary
Prospective
Anticipated; "To be"; Looked forward to (adj.)
Animus
Mind
Anima
Soul, Spirit, Life principle
Magnus
Large, Great
Pusillus
Tiny
Unus
One
Aequus (equ-)
Equal
Verto, Versus
To turn
Stoa
Porch
In-
Negative Prefix
Trepido
To tremble
Scintilla
A spark
Urbs
City
Sub-
Near, Close to, Under
Inter-
Between
Intra-
Within, Inside
Ex-
Out
Rus, Ruris
Country, Farmlands
-ate
Verb Suffix
-ion
Noun suffix added to -ate verbs
Magnanimity
Big-heartedness; Generosity; Quality of forgiving easily
Pusillanimity
Petty-Mindedness
Unanimity
Complete agreement, All being of one mind
Equanimity
Calmness, Composure
Animosity
Anger, Hostility, Resentment, Hatred
Versatility
Ability either to do many different things well, or to function successfully in many areas
Stoicism
Unemotionality; Bearing of pain, etc, without complaint
Intrepidity
Fearlessness
Trepidation
Fear and trembling; Alarm
Scintillation
A sparkling with wit or cleverness
Urbanity
Sophistication, Courtesy, Polish, etc.
Suburbia
Residential areas near big cities; Customs, etc or the inhabitants of such areas
Exurbia
Residential areas far from big cities; customs, etc. of the inhabitants of such areas
Animus
Anger, Hatred, Hostility
Interurban
Between cities
Intraurban
Within one city
Rural
Referring to the countryside
Rustic
Roughhewn,Farmlike; Unsophisticated, Uncultured
Rusticate
To spend time in the country
Pejorative
Word with negative or derogatory connotation; describing such a word or words
Retrospect
Backward look
Acumen
Mental keenness
Magnanimity
Generosity
Pusillanimity
Pettiness
Unanimity
Complete agreement
Equanimity
Calmness
Animosity
Malevolence
Versatility
Ability in many fields
Stoicism
Uncomplaining attitude to pain or trouble
Intrepidity
Fearlessness
Trepidation
Fear
Scintillation
Sparkle
Urbanity
Polish cultivation
Introspection
Inward look
Circumspection
Care, Cautiousness
Speciousness
Falsity
Exurbs
Regions far from the city
Pusillanimous
Petty
Unanimous
Of one mind
Animus
Ill will
Rustic
Countrified
Urban
Pertaining to the city
Introspective
Self-Analytical
Circumspect
Cautious
Specious
False, Though Plausible
Perspicacity
Keen intelligence
Perspicuity
Clearness
Soic
One who controls his emotions
Scintilla
A very small amount
Scintillate
To be witty
Rural
Pertaining to the country
Rusticate
Spend time in the country
Introspect
To look inward
Perspicuous
Clear, Understandable
Perspicacious
Keen-Minded
Versatility
Ability in many fields
Urban
Pertaining to the city (adj.)
Rustic
To spend time in the ocuntry
Scintilla
Merest spark; Small amount
Soicism
Unflinching fortitude
Rustic
Countrified; Unpolished
Rural
Pertaining to the countryside (adj.)
Retrospect
A looking back to the past
Magnanimity
Nobleness of mind or spirit
Animosity
Keen-mindedness
Perspicuous
Clear, Lucid
Pusillanimous
Petty, Mean
Unanimity
All of one mind or opinion
Animous or
Animosity
Ill will
Perspiicacious or
Perspicacity or
Acumen or
Acuity or
Acute
Keenness of mind
Perspicuous
Clearness of style or language
Stoic
One who keeps his emotions, during times of trouble, hidden
Urbanity
Sophistication, courtesy, Refinement
Pusillanimity
Pettiness of character
Equanimity
Mental calmness, Balance
Trepidation
Fear and trembling
Introspection
A looking inward; An examining of one's mental processes of emotional reactions
Circumspect
Cautious
Specious
Seemingly true, Actually false
Introspect
To think of one's mental processes
Circumspection
Care, Watchfulness
Convivial
Companionable, Gregarious
Indefatigable
Tireless
Ingenuous
Frank
Perspicacious
Keen-Minded
Magnanimous
Noble, Forgiving
Versatile
Capable in many directions
Stoical
Unflinching; Unemotional
Intrepid
Brave
Scintillating
Witty
Urbane
Courteous; polished; Suave
Indefatigable
Tireless
Ingenuous
Frank, Unsophisticated
Stoical
Unflinching, Uncomplaining
Magnanimous
Noble, Forgiving, Generous
Interurban
Between Cities
Viviparous
Giving birth to live young
Ennui
Tedium, Boredom
Gourmet
Connoisseur
Naive
Inexperienced in the ways of the world
Gullible
Eaily tricked
Retrospect
Backward look
Perspicuity
Clearness
Rustic
Countrified