113 terms

ASVAB Word Knowledge

various common word parts
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-able, -ible
capable or worthy of
-ful
full of
-fy, -ify
to make or cause
-ish
like, inclined to, somewhat
-ism
act of, state of
-ist
one who does
-ize
make into
-logue, -log
discourse
-logy
discourse
-ment
state of being
-oid
like, resembling
-ty, -ity
state of being
act
do
aero
air
ambu
walk
anthrop
human
annu, anni
year
aster, astr
star
audi
hear
biblio
book
bio
life
brev
short
capit
head
card, cord, cour
heart
carn
flesh
cede
go
shron
time
cide
killing
cis
cut
claim
shout, cry out
congn
know
crat
rule
culp
blame
dem
people
dic, dict
speak
dorm
sleep
fer
carry
fuge
flee
geo
earth
gram
something written or recorded
graph
to write
jac, ject
throw
jur
law
labor
work
loc
place
luc
light
manu
hand
meter, metr
measure
morph
form
mort
die
omni
all
op, oper
work
path
feeling, suffering
ped, pod
foot
philo, phil
like, love
phobe
fear
phon
sound
photo
light
phys
nature, body
scrib
write
stro, stru
build
ter
earth
vac
empty
verb
word
vid, vis
see
vol, volv
turn, roll
a-, an-
without
ante-
before
anti-
against, opposing
bene-
good, well
auto-
self
bi-
two
cen-
hundres, hundreth
circum-
around
co-
together, with
com-
bring together
contra-
against
counter-
opposite, against
de-
away from, down, undoing
dis-
the opposite, undoing
ex-
out of, away from
hetero-
different
homo-
same
hyper-
above, excessive
il-/in-/ir-
not
inter-
between
intra-
within
mal-
bad or ill
micro-
small
milli-
thousand, thousandth
mis-
bad, wrong
mono-
one
neo-
new
non-
not
paleo-
old, ancient
pan-
all, all over
poly-
many
post-
after, behind
pre-
before
pro-
forward, before, in favor of
re-
back, again
retro-
backward
semi-
half
sub
under, below
super-
above, over
sym-/syn-
together, at the same time
tele-
from a distance
therm-
heat
tor
twist
trans-
across
un-
not
uni-
one
vert, verse
change
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