Lessons 9 and 10 - Sight

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Re <L.

back; again

refute

to prove a statement or person to be incorrect

reiterate

to say over again

repartee

a quick, witty reply; conversation characterized by these remarks

repertoire

the stok of plays, stories, songs, or other pieces that a player or company is prepared to perform.

repose

a rest; a peaceful state; to place trust in something; to rest

reticent

of a silent nature; reserved in nature

Ostendo <L.

to exhibit

ostensible

pretended; given as an excuse, to conceal the real reason

ostentatious

Showy; intended to impress people

Video <L.

to see

improvise

to make up something without preparation

visionary

existing only in forethought

Specto <L.

to look at

auspicious

Showing signs that promise success

introspection

Examination of one's own thoughts and feelings

retrospect

A survey of past times or events

specimen

A single thing that is take as an example of a whole category

specter

A ghost; a haunting fear of future trouble

spectrum

A wide range of characteristics or ideas

speculate

To form opinions without definite knowledge or evidence; to buy or sell something to make a profit but with risk of loss1

Vigilo <L.

to watch

surveillance

Supervision or close observation, especially of a suspected person

vigil

A period of staying awake to keep watch or to pray

vigilant

Watchful; on the lookout for danger.

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