24 terms

English 2 Latin Roots for Mr. Pogreba: Week 17

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credibility
the quality of being believable or trustworthy
incredulous
unwilling or unable to believe something
accredit
to authorize; to certify; to believe
credulous
gullible
incredulity
disbelief
credentials
the necessary qualifications
creditor
a person who believes that he will be paid back the money that he loaned
credo
statement of belief or principle; creed
immigrate
to move permanently to a new country
emigrate
To leave one country or region and settle in another
migrant
traveler who moves from one region or country to another
migratory
moving from place to place
emigre
person who flees his or her country for political reasons
omnibus
covering many things
omnivore
An animal that eats both plants and animals
omnipotent
all-powerful
omniscient
all-knowing
omnipresent
present in all places at all times
omnify
to make universal
judicious
(adj.) using or showing good judgment, wise, sensible
adjudicate
to judge
prejudice
A negative attitude toward an entire category of people, often an ethnic or racial minority.
judgment
The use of available evidence or facts to formulate a rational opinion
judiciary
That department of government which administers the law relating to civil and criminal justice.
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