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Sub--L
"under"
Subvert-V



Subversion-N,Subversive-Adj,Subverted-Adj
To upset; to overthrow; to ruin
Subservient-Adj



Subservience-N,Subserviently-Adv
Excessively willing to yield; submissive.
Torqueo, Torquere, Torsi, Tortum
"To twist, to bend,
To turn around"
Contort-V



Contorted-Adj,Contortion-N
To twist or bend out of shape.
Distort-V
1 To change something to make it false. 2To twist (somthing) out of its natural shape.
Retort-V
1 To reply quickly and sharply, often as if in reply to an accusation. 2 A quick, witty, sometimes biting reply.
Tortuous-Adj



Tortuously-Adv,Tortuousness-N
1 Having many twists and turns. 2 Deceitfully roundabout; tricky.
Verso, Versare, Versavi, Versatum-L
"To turn, to turn around"
Adversity-N



Adverse-Adj,Adversely-Adv
Hardship; misfortune.
Avert-V



Averted-Adj
1 To turn away (one's eyes). 2 To prevent.
Introvert-N



Introversion-N,Introverted-Adj
A person whose thoughts and interests are directed inward.
Perverse-Adj



Perversely-Adv,Perverseness-N,Perversity
Stubbornly doing something other than what is resonable or required.
Prose-N



Prosaic-Adj
1 Ordinary speech or writing without rhyme or meter (that is, without verse). 2 Referring to speech or writing other than verse.