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tacit
(adj)
not spoken
TACERE
sedate
(adj)
serenely deliberate, composed, dignified, serious
SEDARE
capacious
(adj)
capable of containing a large quantity, spacious, roomy
CAPERE
convalescence
(n)
gradual return to health after an illness
COM+VALERE
specter
(n)
a ghost, phantom
SPECERE
contentious
(adj)
quarrelsome
CONTENDERE
salient
(adj)
prominent
SALIRE
forlorn
(adj)
lonely and sad because of abandonment
FORLEOSAN
prodigious
(adj)
enormous, extraordinary
PRODIGIUM
inveigle
(v)
to lure, to win over by flattery, artful talk
AB+OCULUS
rhetoric(al(ly)
(n)(adj)(adv)
skill in using language effectively/persuasively
RHETOR
deign
(v)
to condescend
DIGNARI
tentative
(adj)
provisional, not fully worked out
TENTARE
resonant
(adj)
strong and deep in tone, enduring
RESONARE
sarcasm
(n)
a protest by those who are weak
SARKAZEIN
inure
(v)
to habituate to something undesirable
IN+URE
cordial
(adj)
sincere, polite, welcoming
CORDIALIS/CORD
insidious
(adj)
working/spreading harmfully and stealthily
IN+SEDERE
enmity
(n)
mutual hatred
INIMICUS
effulgence
(n)
brilliant radiance
EX+FULGERE
idiosyncrasy
(n)
a peculiarity
SYN+KRASIS
visceral
(adj)
instinctive
VISCERA
camaraderie
[comradery]
(n)
friendship, comradeship, rapport between friends
CAMARADE
venial
(adj)
pardonable, easily excused
VENIALIS/VENIA
venal
(adj)
BAD TO THE BONE!!!!!!
VENALIS/VENUM