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Cumulative Latin Roots Vocab

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agrarian
pertaining to farmers and agriculture
coagulate
change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state
alienate
To turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, convey
exalt
praise, glorify, or honor
amicable
friendly, agreeable
somnambulism
sleepwalking
animosity
strong dislike; bitter hostility
perennial
lasting for a long time, persistent; a plant that lives for many years
adept
highly skilled
aqueduct
a conduit that resembles a bridge but carries water over a valley
arbitrary
Unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without regard for reason or fairness
disarm
take away the weapons from
articulate
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fit together into a system; (adj.) able to use language effectively; expressed clearly and forcefully
audiophile
one who is enthusiastic about high-fidelity sound reproduction
augment
to make larger, increase
unabated
continuing at full strength or intensity
embellish
add details to
belligerent
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; one at war, one engaged in war
benevolent
generous in providing aid to others
decadent
decaying or decayed, especially in terms of morals
nonchalant
cool and confident, unconcerned
incantation
a chant; a recited magical spell
candid
completely honest, straightforward
emancipate
to free from slavery; to release or liberate
recapitulate
summarize briefly
carnivorous
meat-eating...yes, we're talking steaks and chops and brats and ribs...ohhhhh yes indeed!
antecedent
the noun to which a pronoun refers; ALSO, someone or something that happens before something else
censure
harsh criticism or disapproval
discretionary
subject to one's own judgment
incisive
very penetrating and clear and sharp in operation
reclamation
the act of making something useful again
cloister
residence that is a place of religious seclusion (such as a monastery) OR verb - to seclude someone, as if in a cloister
disinclination
unwillingness
cognizant
aware; having knowledge of something
cordial
showing warm and heartfelt friendliness
corpulent
fat; having a large, bulky body
credible
capable of being believed
discriminate
to observe differences, make unfair distinctions
exculpate
To clear from blame; prove innocent
acculturate
to adapt to a culture
succumb
yield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness
concurrent
happening at the same time; parallel
extradition
The legal process by which a fugitive from justice in one state is returned to that state
deify
to make a god of; to look upon or worship as a god
abdicate
to give up a position, right, or power
individuate
verb. distinguish from others of the same kind.
indoctrinate
to teach someone a set of beliefs
domesticate
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
indomitable
unconquerable, refusing to yield
indubitable
unquestionable, indisputable
conducive
Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
duress
force or threats to make someone do something
egotistical
excessively self-centered; self-important; conceited
preemptive
Designed or having the power to deter or prevent an anticipated situation or occurrence
equitable
fair, just
erroneous
incorrect, containing mistakes
quintessential
Perfect example
primeval
ancient, relating to the earliest ages
efficacious
effective; producing the desired outcome
fallible
likely to fail or be inaccurate
fervor
intense emotion
deferential
showing respect for another's authority
infidel
one who does not accept a particular faith
finesse
delicate skill
infirm
weak and feeble
confiscate
seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
genuflect
bend the knees and bow in church or before a religious superior or image
affluence
abundant wealth
fortuitous
lucky
fractious
easily irritated or annoyed
fraternize
to associate in a friendly manner
subterfuge
an excuse or trick for escaping or hiding something
confound
mistake one thing for another
progenitor
a direct ancestor; the founder of a line or race
gesticulate
to make gestures
conglomeration
a collection of unrelated things
transgress
act in disregard of laws and rules
ingratiate
gain favor with somebody by deliberate efforts
aggravate
make worse; irritate (see "Breezy")
gregarious
sociable; fond of the company of others