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compulsive
Root: puls- to drive, to push
Acting as a result of an urge
motif
Root: mot- to move
Recurrent theme
carnivore
Roots: carn- flesh, vor- to devour
To eat meat
primordial
Roots: prim- first, ord- order
Original, earliest
omniscient
Roots: omni- all, sci- to know
All- knowing
trite
Synonym: Lacking origianlity/ freshness
Antonym: Original, exciting
repulse
Synonym: Drive back, repel
Antonym: Bring foward, pull
contrition
Synonym: Penitence
Antonym: Happy, unashamed
salient
Synonym: Prominent
Antonym: Dull
vivacious
Synonym: Lively
Antonym: Boring
assailant
The assailant had to be shot down because he was hurting everyone.
omniscient
Merlin the Wizard is very omniscient because he is wise.
contrition
The woman felt contrition as she was sent to jail.
detriment
The short basketball palyer was at a detriment when she had to guard a taller player.
motif
The motif of the Snowcoming Banner competion is "Cities."