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Benefaction
A charitable donation
bene= well; good
Beneficcial
Producing a benefit; helpful
bene= well; good
Beneficiary
A person or group who receives advantages; one named to receive fund or property in a will
bene= well; good
Benefit
Something that causes improvement or an advantage; a public event to raise money for a charitable cause
bene= well; good
Benevolent
Expressing goodwill or kindness; charitable; set up to do charitable works
bene= well; good
benefacator
person who gives a benefit
bene= well; good
Euphony
A pleasant sounding combination of words.
EU= Good
Euphoria
A feeling of well-being, condidence, or happiness
EU= Good
Euphemism
A substitution of a milder word of expression for a more blunt or offenseve one
EU= Good
Euthanasia
Putting to death painlessly or allowing to die; mercy killing
EU= Good
Eureka
An exclamation of triumph at a discovery, meaning, " I have found it"
EU= Good
Maladroit
Lacking resourcefulness; awkward; not skillful in using the hands or body
Mal: Bad, evil
Malady
A sickness or disorder of the body; an unhealthy condition
Mal: Bad, evil
Malaise
General weakness or discomfort usually before the onset of a disease
Mal: Bad, evil
Malapropism
An amusing misuse of words taht produces an inappropriate meaning
Mal: Bad, evil
Malcontent
Someone unsatisfied with current conditions
Mal: Bad, evil
Malevolent
Wishing evil or hamr to others; injurious
Mal: Bad, evil
Malfeasance
Misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public official
Mal: Bad, evil
Malfunction
Fail to function properly
Mal: Bad, evil
Cacophony
A harsh, jarring sound; a discordant and meaningless mixture of sound
Kakos- (caco-): Harsh, bad, ugly
Cacography
Bad handwriting; poor spelling
Kakos- (caco-): Harsh, bad, ugly