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a
not, without
amoral, atrophy, asymmetrical, anarchy, anesthetic, anonymity, anomaly, annul
ab, a
from, away, apart
absent, abnegate, abortive, abrogate, abscond, absolve, abstemious, abstruse, avert, aversion, abnormal, abdicate, aberration, abhor, abject, abjure, ablution
ac, acr
sharp, sour
acid, acerbic, exacerbate, acute, acuity, acumen, acrid, acrimony
ad, ac, ag, at
to, against
aggressive, attract
ali, altr
another
alias, alienate, inalienable, altruism
am, ami
love
amorous, amicable, amiable, amity
ambi, amphi
both
ambiguous, ambivalent, ambidextrous, amphibious
ambl, ambul
walk
amble, ambulatory, perambulator, somnabulist
an
without
anarchy
anim
mind, spirit, breath
animal, animosity, unanimous, magnanimous
ann, enn
year
annual, annuity, superannuated, biennial, perennial
ante
before
antedate
ante, ant
before
antecedent, antediluvian, antebellum, antepenultimate, anterior, antiquity, antiquated, anticipate
anthrop
human
antropology, anthropomorphic, misanthrope, philanthropy
anti, ant
against
antipathy, antonym
anti, ant
against, opposite
antidote, antipathy, antithesis, antacid, antagonist, antonym
aud
hear
audio, audience, audition, auditory, audible
auto
self
autobiography, autocrat, autonomous
belli, bell
war
belligerent, bellicose, antebellum, rebellion
bene, ben
good
benevolent, benefactor, beneficient, benign
bi
two
biannual, bicycle, bisect, bilateral, bilingual, biped
biblio
book
Bible, bibliography, bibliophile
bio
life
biography, biology, amphibious, symbiotic, macrobiotics
burs
money, purse
reimburse, disburse, bursar
cad, cas, cid
happen, fall
accident, cadence, cascade, deciduous
cap, capt, cept, cip
take, hold, seize
capable, capacious, captivate, deception, intercept, precept, inception, anticipate, emancipate, incipient, percipient
cap, cip
head
captain, decapitate, capitulate, precipitous, precipitate, recapitulate
carn
flesh
carnal, carnage, carnival, carnivorous, incarnate, incarnadine
ced, cess
yield, go
cede, precede, accede, recede, antecedent, intercede, secede, cession, cease, cessation, incessant
chrom
color
chrome, chromatic, monochrome
chron
time
chronology, chronic, anachronism
cide
murder
suicide, homocide, regicide, patricide, matricide, fratricide, genocide
circum
around
circumference, circumlocution, circumnavigate, circumscribe, circumspect, circumvent
clin, cliv
slope
incline, declivity, acclivity, proclivity
clud, clus, claus, clois
shut, close
conclude, reclusive, claustrophobia, cloister, preclude, occlude
co, com, con
with, together
coeducation, collateral, colloquial, compassion, complacent, concord, concur, contrite, congress
cogn, gno
know
recognize, cognition, cognizance, incognito, diagnosis, agnostic, prognosis, gnostic, ignorant
com, con, col
together
commit, collage
contra
against
controversy, incontrovertible, contravene, contradict
corp
body
corpse, corporeal, corpulence
cosmo, cosm
world
cosmopolitan, cosmos, microcosm, macrocosm
crac, crat
rule, power
democracy, bureaucracy, theocracy, autocrat, aristocrat, technocrat
cred
trust, believe
increadible, credulous, credence
cresc, cret
grow
crescent, crescendo, accretion
culp
blame, fault
culprit, culpable, inculpate, exculpate
curr, curs
run
current, concur, cursory, precursor, incursion
de
down, out, apart
depart, debase, declivity, deplete, descend
dec
ten, tenth
decade, decimal, decathlon, decimate
demo, dem
people
democrat, demographics, demagogue, epidemic, pandemic, endemic
di, diurn
day
diary, diurnal, quotidian
dia
across
diagonal, diatribe, diaphanous
dic, dict
speak
diction, interdict, predict, abdicate, indict, verdict, dictum
dis, dif, di
not, apart, away
disaffected, disband, disburse, dissemble, differentiate, diffidence, diffuse, digress, divert
doc, doct
teach
doctrine, docile, doctrinaire
dol
pain
condolence, doleful, dolorous, indolent
dom
home, rule
domicile, domain, dominate
duc, duct
lead
seduce, induce, conduct, viaduct, induct
ego
self
ego, egoist, egocentric
en, em
in, into
enter, entice, encumber, endemic, ensconce, enthrall, entreat, embellish, embezzle, embroil, empathy
err
wander
erratic, aberration, errant
eu
well, good
eulogy, euphemism, euphony, euphoria, eurythmics, euthanasia
ex, e
out, out of
exit, eacerbate, excerpt, excommunicate, exculpate, evoke, evict, elicit, egress
extra
beyond, outside
extracurricular
fac, fic, fect, fy, fea
make, do
factory, facility, benefactor, malefactor, fiction, fictive, beneficient, affect, confection, refectory, magnify, unify, rectify, villify, feasible
fal, fals
deceive
false, infallible, fallacious
ferv
boil
fervent, fervid, effervescent
fid
faith, trust
confident, diffidence, perfidious, fidelity
flu, flux
flow
fluent, flux, affluent, confluence, effluvia, superfluous
fore
before
forecaset, foreboding, forestall
frag, frac
break
fragment, fracture, diffract, fractious, refract
fus
pour
profuse, infusion, effusive, diffuse
gen
birth, class, kin
generation, congenital, homogenous, heterogeneous, ingenious, engender, progenitor, progeny
grad, gress
step
graduate, gradual, retograde, centrigrade, degrade, gradation, gradient, progress, congress, digress, transgress, ingress, egress
graph, gram
writing
biography, bibliography, epigraph, grammar, epigram
grat
pleasing
grateful, gratitude, gratis, ingrate, congratulate, gratuitous, gratuity
grav, griev
heavy
grave, gravity, aggravate, grieve, aggrieve, grievous
greg
crowd, flock
segragate, gregarious, egregious, congregate, aggregate
habit, hibit
have, hold
habit, inhibit, cohabit, habitat
hap
by chance
happen, haphazard, hapless, mishap
helio, heli
sun
heliocentric, helium, heliotrope, aphelion, perihelion
hetero
other
heterosexual, heterogeneity, heterogeneous, homogenize, homogenous, homonym
hol
whole
holocaust, catholic, holistic
homo
man
Homo sapiens, homocide, bonhomie
homo
same
homosexual, homogenize, homogenous, homonym
hydr
water
hydrant, hydrate, dehydration
hyper
too much, excess
hyperactive, hyperbole, hyperventilate
hypo
too little, under
hypodermic, hypothermia, hypochondria, hypothesis, hypothetical
in, ig, il, im, ir
not
incorrigible, interminable, intrepid, ignorant, ignominious, ignoble, illicit, immutable, impecunious, impotent, irregular
in, il, im, ir
in, on, into
invade, introvert, ingress, infer, imbue, irrigate, irritate
in, im
in, into
interest, imbibe
in, im, ir, il, un
not
inept, irregular, illegal
inter
between
interscholastic
inter
between, among
intercede, intersect, intervene
intra, intr
within
intrastate, intravenous, intramural, intrinsic
intra, intro
within
intramural
it, iter
between, among
transit, itinerant, reiterate, transitory
ject, jet
throw
eject, interject, abject, trajectory, jettison
jour
day
journal, adjourn, sojourn
jud
judge
judge, judicious, prejudice, adjudicate
junct, jug
join
junction, adjunct, injunction, conjugal, subjugate
jur
swear, law
jury, abjure, adjure, conjure, perjure, jurisprudence
lat
side
lateral, collateral, unilateral, bilateral, quadrilateral
lav, lau, lu
wash
lavatory, laundry, ablution, antediluvian
leg, lec, lex
read, speak
legible, lecture, lexicon
lev
light
elevate, levitate, levity, alleviate
liber
free
liberty, liberal, libertarian, libertine
lig, lect
choose, gather
eligible, elect, select
lig, li, ly
blind
ligament, oblige, religion, liable, liaison, lien, ally
ling, lng
tongue
lingo, language, linguistics, bilingual
liter
letter
literate, alliteration, literal
lith
stone
monolith, lithograph, megalith
loqu, loc, log
speech, thought
eloquent, loquacious, colloquial, colluquy, sollioquy, circumlocution, interlocutor, monologue, dialogue, eulogy, philology, neologism
luc, lum
light
lucid, illuminate, elucidate, pellucid, translucent
lud, lus
play
ludicrous, allude, delusion, allusion, illusory
macro
great
macrocosm, macrobiotics
mag, maj, mas, max
great
magnify, majesty, master, maximum, magnanimous, magnate, magnitude
mal
bad
malcontent
mal
bad
malady, maladroit, malevolent, malodorous
man
hand
manual, manuscript, emancipate, manifest
mar
sea
submarine, marine, maritime
mater, matr
mother
maternal, matron, matrilineal
medi
middle
intermediary, medieval, mediate
mega
great
megaphone, megalomania, megaton, megalith
memor, memen
remember
memory, memento, memorabilia, memoir
meter, metr, mens
measure
meter, thermometer, perimeter, metronome, commensurate
micro
small
microscope, microorganism, microcosm, microbe
mis
wrong, bad, hate
misunderstood, misanthrope, misapprehension, misconstrue, misnomer, mishap, mistake, misspell
mit, miss
send
transmit, emit, missive
moll
soft
mollify, emollient, mollusk
mon, monit
warn
admonish, monitor, premonition
mono
one
monologue, monotonous, monogamy, monolith, monochrome
mor
custom, manner
moral, mores, morose
mor, mort
dead
morbid, moribund, mortal, amortize
morph
shape
amorphous, anthropomorphic, metamorphosis, morphology
mut
change
mutate, mutability, immutable, commute
nat, nasc
born
native, nativity, natal, neonate, innate, cognate, nascent, renascnet, renaissance
nau, nav
ship, sailor
nautical, nauseous, navy, circumnavigate
neg
not, deny
negative, abnegate, renege
neo
new
neoclassical, neophyte, neologism, neonate
nihil
none, nothing
annihilation, nihilism
nom, nym
name
nominate, nomenclature, nominal, cognomen, misnomer, ignominious, antonym, homonym, pseudonym, synonym, anonymity
non
not
nonentity
nov
new
novelty, innovation, novitiate
nox, nic, nec, noc
harm
obnoxious, noxious, pernicious, internecine, innocuous
numer
number
numeral, numerous, innumerable, enumerate
ob
against
obstruct, obdurate, obfuscate, obnoxious, obsequious, obstinate, obstreperous, obtrusive
omni
all
omnivorous
omni
all
omnipresent, omnipotent, omniscient, omnivorous
oner
burden
onerous, onus, exonerate
oper
work
operate, cooperate, inoperable
pac
peace
pacify, pacifist, pacific
palp
feel
palpable, palpitation
pan
all
panorama, panacea, panegyric, pandemic, panoply
pater, patr
father
paternal, paternity, patriot, compatriot, expatriate, patrimony, patricide, patrician
path, pass
feel, suffer
sympathy, anitpathy, empathy, apathy, pathos, impassioned
pec
money
pecuniary, impecunious, peculation
ped, pod
foot
pedestrian, pediment, expedient, biped, quadruped, tripod
pel, puls
drive
compel, compelling, expel, propel, compulsion
pen
almost
peninsula, penultimate, penumbra
pend, pens
hang
pendant, pendulous, compendium, suspense, propensity
per
against, destruction
perfidious, pernicious, perjure
per
through
permeate, perspicacious
per
through, by, for, throughout
perambulator, percipient, perfunctory, permeable, perspicacious, pertinacious, perturbation, perusal, perennial, peregrinate
peri
around
perimeter, periphery, perihelion, peripatetic
peri
around, about
periscope, perimeter
pet
seek, go toward
petition, impetus, impetuous, petulant, centripetal
phil
love
philosopher, philanderer, philanthropy, bibliophile, philology
phob
fear
phobia, claustrophobia, exnophobia
phon
sound
phonograph, megaphone, euphony, phonetics, phonics
plac
calm, please
placate, implacable, placid, complacent
poly
many
polytheism, polygon, polymer
pon, pos
put, place
postpone, proponent, exponent, preposition, posit, interpose, juxtaposition, depose
port
carry
portable, deportment, rapport
post
after
postmortem
pot
drink
potion, potable
pot
power
potential, potent, impotent, potentate, omnipotence
pre
before
precede, precipitate, preclude, precoccious, precursor, predilection, predisposition, preponderance, prepossessing, presage, prescient
prim, pri
first
prime, primary, primal, primeval, primordial, pristine
pro
ahead, forth
proceed, proclivity, procrastinator, profane, profuse, propel, proponent, propose, proscribe, provoke
pro
"forward, for"
(propose)
proto
first
prototype, protagonist, protocol
prox, prop
near
approximate, propinquity, proximity
pseudo
false
pseudopod, pseudoscientific, pseudonym
pyr
fire
pyre, pyrotechnics, pyromania
quad, quar, quat
four
quadrilateral, quadrant, quadruped, quarter, quaratine, quaternary
ques, quer, quis, quir
question
quest, inquest, query, querulous, inquisitive, inquiry
quie
quiet
disquiet, acquiesnce, quiescent, requiem
quint, quin
five
quintuplets, quintessence
radi, rami
branch
radius, radiate, radiant, eradicate, ramification
re
again, back
review, redeem
rect, reg
straight, rule
rectangle, rectitude, rectify, regular
reg
king, rule
regal, regent, interregnum
retro
backward
retrospective, retroactive, retrograde
rid, ris
laugh
ridiculous, deride, derision
rog
ask
interrogate, derogatory, abrogate, arrogate, arrogant
rud
rough, crude
rude, erudite, rudimentary
rupt
break
disrupt, interrupt, rupture, erupt
sacr, sanct
holy
sacred, sacrilege, consecrate, sanctify, sanction, sacrosanct
scrib, script, scriv
write
scribe, ascribe, circumscribe, inscribe, proscribe, script, manuscript, scrivener
se
apart, away
seclude, separate
se
apart, away
separate, segregate, secede, sedition
sec, sect, seg
cut
sector, dissect, bisect, intersect, segment, secant
sed, sid
sit
sedate, sedentary, supersede, reside, residence, assiduous, insidious
sem
seed, sow
seminar, seminal, disseminate
semi
half
semicircle
sen
old
senior, senile, senescent
sent, sens
feel, think
sentiment, nonsense, assent, sentient, consensus, sensual
sequ, secu
follow
sequence, sequel, subsequient, obsequious, obsequy, non sequitur, consecutive
sign
mark, sign
signal, designation, assignation
sim, sem
similar, same
similar, semblance, dissemble, verisimilitude
sin
curve
sine curve, sinuous, insinuate
sol
alone
solo, solitude, sollioquy, solipsism
sol
sun
solar, parasol, solarium, solstice
somn
sleep
insomnia, somnolent, somnambulist
son
sound
sonic, consonance, dissonance, assonance, sonorous, resonate
soph
wisdom
philosopher, sophistry, sophisticated, sophomoric
spec, spic
see, look
spectator, circumspect, retroscpective, perspective, perspicacious
sper
hope
prosper, prosperous, despair, desperate
spers, spar
scatter
disperse, sparse, aspersion, disparate
spir
breathe
respire, inspire, spiritual, aspire, transpire
strict, string
bind
strict, stricture, constrict, stringent, astringent
struct, stru
build
structure, construe, obstruct
sub
under
subconscious, subjugate, subliminal, subpoena, subsequent, subterranean, subvert
summ
highest
summit, summary, consummate
super
above, over
superimpose
super, sur
above, over
supervene, supercilious, supercede, supernannuated, superflous, insurmountable, surfeit
surge, surrect
rise
surge, resurgent, insurgent, insurrection
syn, sym
together
synthesis, sympathy, synonym, syncopation, synopsis, symposium, symbiosis
tacit, tic
silent
tacit, taciturn, reticent
tact, tag, tang
touch
tact, tactile, contagious, tangent, tangential, tangible
ten, tin, tent
stretch
intend, distend, tension, tensile, ostensible, contentious
term
end
terminal, terminus, terminate, interminable
terr
earth, land
terrain, terrestial, extraterrestial, subterranean
test
witness
testify, attest, testimonial, testament, detest, protestation
the, theo
god
atheist, theology, apotheosis, theocracy
therm
heat
thermometer, thermal, thermonuclear, hypothermia
top
place
topic, topography, utopia
torp
stiff, number
torpedo, torpid, torpor
tort
twist
distort, extort, tortuous
tox
poison
toxic, toxin, intoxication
tract
draw
tractor, intractable, protract
trans
across, beyond
transpose
trans
across, over, through, beyond
transport, transgress, transient, transitory, translucent, transmutation, transpire, intransigent
trem, trep
shake
tremble, tremor, tremulous, trepidation, intrepid
turb
shake
disturb, turbulent, perturbation
umbr
shadow
unbrella, umbrage, adumbrate, penumbra
un
not
unwelcome
uni, un
one
unify, unilateral, unanimous
urb
city
urban, suburban, urbane
vac
empty
vacant, evacuate, vacuous
val, vail
value, strength
valid, valor, ambivalent, convalescnence, avail, prevail, contervail
ven, vent
come
convene, contravene, intervene, venue, convention, circumvent, advent, adventitious
ver
true
verify, verity, verisimilitude, aver, verdict
verb
word
verbal, verbose, verbiage, verbatim
vert, vers
turn
avert, convert, revert, incontrovertible, divert, subvert, versatile, aversion
vict, vinc
conquer
victory, conviction, evict, evince, invincible
vid, vis
see
evident, vision, visage, supervise
vil
base, mean
vile, villify, revile
viv, vit
life
vivid, vital, convivial, vivacious
voc, vok, vow
call, voice
vocal, equivocate, vociferous, convoke, evoke, invoke, avow
vol
wish
voluntary, malevolent, benevolent, volition
volv, volut
turn, roll
resovle, evolve, convoluted
vor
eat
devour, carnivorous, omnivorous, voracious