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Concise (a)
to the point
con
cis
"Get to the point"
Laconic (a)
using few words
Spartans
"Get to the point"
Succinct (a)
clear and precise
Cis
"Get to the point"
brusque (a)
rudely abrupt
brev
"Get to the point"
abridge (v)
shorten
brev
"Get to the point"
brevity (n)
briefness
brev
ity
"Get to the point"
conspire (v)
plan secretly
con
spire
"Get to the point"
concur (v)
to agree
con
"Get to the point"
concord (n)
harmony
con
cord
"Get to the point"
Congenital (a)
existing at birth
con
gen
"Get to the point"
schism (n)
division
cis
"Get to the point"
incisive (a)
having insight
in
cis
"Get to the point"
judicious (a)
showing sound judgement
jud
"Think before you judge"
adjudicate (v)
to judge a case
jud
"Think before you judge"
astute (a)
insisive
"Think before you judge"
scrutinize (v)
to examine carefully
scrut
"Think before you judge"
perjure (v)
to lie under oath
jur
"Think before you judge"
prudent (a)
using good judgement
"Think before you judge"
jurisprudence (n)
science or philosophy of law
jur
"Think before you judge"
jurisdicction (n)
spere of authority
jur
"Think before you judge"
adjure (v)
comand
jur
"Think before you judge"
adjudge (v)
to determine
jud
"Think before you judge"
acumen (n)
insight of judgement
"Think before you judge"
inscrutable (a)
beyond comprehension
scrut
"Think before you judge"
allegation (n)
accusation
leg
"Think before you judge"
Benefactor (n)
one to helps another
bene
fact
"Good, Thanks"
benign (a)
harmless
bene
"Good, Thanks"
benevolent (a)
considerate
bene
vole
"Good, Thanks"
benediction (n)
good wishes
bene
"Good, Thanks"
euphemism (n)
substatution of terms: inoffense instead of offensive
eu
pheme
"Good, Thanks"
eulogy (n)
tribute
eu
"Good, Thanks"
ingratiate (v)
to put yourself in good favor with antoher
in
grat
"Good, Thanks"
beneficiary (n)
one who recieves benefits
bene
"Good, Thanks"
gratuity (n)
payment in gratitude
grat
"Good, Thanks"
gratis (a)
free of charge
grat
"Good, Thanks"
gratify (v)
to please
grat
"Good, Thanks"
euphoria (n)
extreme happiness
eu
"Good, Thanks"
euphonious (n)
sweet sounding
eu
phon
"Good, Thanks"
immutable (a)
unchangeable
im
mut
"Changes"
metamorphosis (n)
transform
meta
morph
"Changes"
rupture (v)
to break open
rupt
"Changes"
transmute (v)
to transform
trans
mut
"Changes"
amorphous(a)
lacking shape
a
morph
"Changes"
mercurial (a)
subject to wild changes in character
Murcury
"Changes"
protean (a)
capablue of assuming different forms
Proteus
"Changes"
mutate (v)
to change form
mut
"Changes"
fickle (a)
likely to change opinion unpredictably
"Changes"
fluctuate (v)
vary irregularly
flux
"Changes"
vacillate (v)
to change your mind repeatedly
"Changes"
revamp (v)
to revise
re
"Changes"
amend (a)
to improve
meta
"Changes"
hackneyed (a)
overused
trite
"one boring world"
mundane (a)
ordinary
mund
"one boring world"
vacuous (a)
lacking substance
vac
"one boring world"
prosaic (a)
unimaginative
"one boring world"
insipid (a)
dull
in sapere
"one boring world"
banal (a)
ordinary
"one boring world"
pedestrian (a)
commonplace
"one boring world"
dormat (a)
inactive
dormire
"one boring world"
unanimous (a)
in full agreement
un
anima
"one boring world"
uniform (a)
unvarying
un forma
"one boring world"
equanimity (n)
even temper
equa
anima
"one boring world"
magnanimous (a)
generous
magna
anima
"one boring world"
sanquine (a)
optamistic
sanguis
"the humours"
phlegmatic (a)
sluggish
"the humours"
melancholy (a)
depressed`
melan
choler
"the humours"
choleric (a)
easily angered
choler
"the humours"
recalcitrant (a)
stubbornly resistant to authority
calcitrare
"the humours"
lethargic (a)
sluggish
"the humours"
splenetic (a)
irritable
splen
"the humours"
querulous (a)
disposed to complaining
"the humours"
dolorous (a)
expressive of sorrow
dolor
"the humours"
animosity (a)
hostility
animosus
"the humours"
pusillanimous (a)
cowardly
pusillus
anima
"the humours"
lassitude (n)
feeling of weakness
"the humours"
eloquent (a)
well spoken
loqu
"let's talk about it"
loquacious (a)
very talkative
loqu
"let's talk about it"
circumlocution (n)
talking around the subject
circum
loqu
"let's talk about it"
colloquial (a)
conversational
loqu
"let's talk about it"
grandiloquent (a)
speaking in a pompous manner
grand
loqu
"let's talk about it"
elocution (n)
expressive delivery of publich speech
loqu
"let's talk about it"
garrulous (a)
talkative
"let's talk about it"
pontificate (v)
to speak pompously
pontifex
"let's talk about it"
verbose (a)
wordy
verb
"let's talk about it"
verbatim (a)
word for word
verb
"let's talk about it"
soliloquy (n)
a speech to one's self
solo
loqu
"let's talk about it"
anechdote (n)
short and often humerous story
"let's talk about it"
discursive (a)
straying from the topic
dis
curs
"let's talk about it"