Vocabulary from Classical Roots D Lessons 13 and 14
Not submissive to authority
Excessive; immoderate; not controlled
1. To confirm priestly authority upon.
2. To order by superior authority.
1. A command or order; a law or regulation. especially by a city government.
A leader or teacher of a (new) faith or movement
Showing or appearing to feel no emotion; apathetic
Pertaining to letter-writing or contained in letters.
To set right; to correct
Moral uprightness; correctness of behavior
1. A group of fixed stars.
2. A brilliant gathering.
3. A set of related objects or individuals.
1. Pertaining to stars.
2. Outstanding; referring to a star performer
A star-shaped figure used to indicate an omission or a footnote.
Of or from the stars.
The study of the whole universe: origin, evolution, and relationship of its parts.
A person at ease in any part of the world and/or knowledgeable in many subjects.
Never changing or varying; unchangeable
An alteration; a rearrangement of elements, especially in mathematics.
To transform; to change from one form of nature into another
Foolish boldness; recklessness; rashness.
Daring; rash; reckless
Unexcitable; unflustered; calm
1. Muddy; not clear; opaque
2. Confused; disordered.
to agitate; to upset
a remark that disparages, maligns, or slanders another.
to spread widely, to disseminate
1. To moderate
2. To bring to a particular texture or consistency, often hardness.
1. Moderation in expressing feelings, in appetite, and in consumption of alcoholic drink; self-restraint
2. Total abstinence from alcoholic beverages; teetotalism
Deviating from the usual or proper; eccentric; outlandish
next to last
A final, uncompromising condition or demand, especially one whose rejection will close negotiations.