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per
through
fero, ferre, tuli, latum
to bring, to bear, to carry
tendo, tendere, tetendi, tensum
to stretch
sub
under
torqueo, torquere, torsi, tortum
to twist, to bend, to turn around
verso, versare, versavi, versatum
to turn, to turn around
ex
from, out of
pono, ponere, posui, positum
to place, to put
extra
on the outside
medius
middle
sequor, sequi, sectum
to follow
cum
with, together with
teneo, tenere, tenui, tentum
to hold, to keep
apo, apere, epi, aptum
to fasten, to attach
jungo, jungere, junxi, junctum
to join
stringo, stringere, strinxi, strictum
to draw together tightly, to tie
ab
away from
cerno, cernere, crevi, cretum
to seperate, to sift, to decide
frango, frangere, fregi, gractum
to break
super
above
caedo, caedere, cecidi, caesum
to cut
luein, lutos
<G to loosen, to untie
<g capable of being untied
solvo, solvere, solvi, solutum
to loosen, to untie
re
back, again
ostendo, ostendere, ostendi, ostensum
to exhibit
video, videre, vidi, visum
to see
vigilo, vigilare, vigilavi, givilatum
to watch
ad
to, toward
oleo, olere, olui
to smell
sono, sonere, sonui, sonitum
to sound
voco, vocare, vocavi, vocatum
to call
sentio, sentire, sensi, sensum
to feel with the senses
tango, tangere, tetigi, tactum
to touch
pro
before, for
jocus
joke
suavis
delightful
festus
festive
doleo, dolere, dolui, dolitum
to grieve
ira
anger
volo, velle, volui
to wish
zelos
<G zeal
circum
around
orbis
orbita
circle, anything round
wheel
figura
form, shape
kuklos
>G wheel, circle
fingo, fingere, finxi, gictim
to shape
eidos
<G shape, form
rota
rotundus
wheel
round
cavea
a hollow
abhor
Tr.v--To detest Thoroughly

abhorence n
abhorrent adj
discern
tr.v--To perceive, to detect differences

discerning adj
discernible adj
discernment n
infringe
intr. v--To go beyond set limits (used with on or upon)

infringement n
adversity
n.--hardship, misfortune

adverse adj
adversely adv
introvert
n.--A person whose thoughts and interests are directed inward.

introversion n
introverted adj
perverse
adj.--Stubbornly doing something other than qhat is reasonable or required.

perversely adv
perverseness n
perversity n
prose
adj.--referring to speech or writing other than verse.

(what we all speak and write unless we are composing poetry)

prosaic adj
subvert
tr. v.--To upset, to overthrow, to ruin

subversion n
subversive adj
subervted adj
defer
tr.v.--To postpone, to delaey

intr.v.--To yielt respectfully to the opinion or will of another
contend
intr.v.--To engage in a quarrel, a struggle, or with rivarly

To assert, to pur forward in argument

contender n
contention n
contentiuous adj
contentiously adv
infer
tr.v.--To use available evidence to form a conclusion

To guess

inference n
inferential adj
inferentially adv
advocate
Tr.v.--To speal in favor of something; to recommend

n.--A person who argues, supports, or defends a cause
analyze
Tr.v.--To look at something carefully by attention to its parts

analysis (pl. analyses) n
analytical adj
catalyst
n.--A force or person causing action, especially without being invovled or changed by the consequences

catalysis n
catakytic adj
catalytically adv
catalyze v
coherent
adj.-- Showing an orderly relation of parts.

Sticking together.

cohere v
coherence n
antonym. incoherent
colloquial
adj.--Characteristic of ordinary conversation rather than formal speech or writing

colloquialism n
colloquially adv
concise
adj.--Saying or writing much in few words.

concisely adv
conciseness n
condone
tr.v.--To forgive; to disregard an offense
contrite
ADJ.--Thoroughly remorseful and repentant of one's sins.

contrition n
evoke
tr.v.-- To sumon or call forth; to inspire.

To produce a reaction or responce.

evocation n
evocative adj
exonerate
tr.v.--To free from blame

To relieve of a task

exonerated adj
exoneration n
extrovert
n.--A person chiefly interested in things outside the self, directing thoughts outward rather than inward.

extroverted adj
antonym: introvert
improvise
tr.v.--To make up something without preparation.

To make or provide from materials on hand.

improvisation n
improvisational adj
improvised adj
improvisatory adj
introspection
adj.--Examination of one's own thoughts and feelings

introspective adj
introspectively adj
mediate
tr.v.--To act as negotiator between oppising sides in a dispute

mediation n
mediator n
mediocrity
n.--The condition of being commonplace or ordinary, somewhere in the middle between high and low; a very ordinary person

mediocre adj
dissent
intr.v.--To have or express a different opinion.

n.--Disagreement

dissention n
dissenter ndissenting adj
antonym: assent
non sequitur
n.--A statement that doesn't follow logically from evidence
obsequious
adj.--Excessively willing to yield to others

obsequiously adv
obsequiousness n
ostensible
adj.--Pretended; given as an excuse, to conceal the real reason.

ostensily adv
ostentatious
adj.--Showy; intended to impress people.

ostentation n
ostentatiously adv
permeate
tr.v.--To penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout.

permeable adj
permeation n
Antonym: impermeable
persevere
intr.v.--To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obstacles.
precise
adj.--Clearly expressed; exact; accurate in every detail

precisely adv
precision n
antonym: imprecise
provocative
adj.--Exciting, stimulating

provocation n
provocative adj
provocatively adv
refute
tr.v.-- To prove a statement or person to be incorrect; to disprove

refutability n
refutable adj
refutable adv
refuter n
refutation n
reiterate
tr.v.--To say over again.

reiteration n
reiterative adj
resonate
intr.v.--To produce or show sound vibrations; to echo or resound

resonance n
resonant adj
retrospect
n.--A survay of past times or events

retrospection n
retrospection adj
sensuous
adj.--Appealing to the sense, especially aesthetically.

sensuousness n
spectrum
n. The distribution of characteristics of a physical system, especially bands of colors seen as a rainbow or bands of differing sound waves

A wide range of related qualities or ideas
superfluous
adj.--Beyond what is required, extra.

superfluity n
superfluously adv
superlative
adj.--The highest; above the rest
tangent
adj.--Touching

Irrelevant; off of the subject

n.--A straight line that touches the outside of a curve but doesnt cross it.

A suddent change of direction: "to go off on a tangent."

tangency n
tangential adj
tangentially adv
tangible
adj.--Perceptible by sense of touch

Clear and definite;real; concrete

tangibleness n
tangibility n
tangibly adv
tenacity
n.--Hanging on to something persistently or stubbornly

tenacious adj
tenactiously adv
vigilant
adj.--Watchful; on the lookout for danger.

vigilance n
vigilantly adv
vociferous
adj. Making an outcry; characterized by loudness, especially in protest.

vociferate v
vociferously adv
vociferousness n