15 terms

Greek and Latin Roots: WORDS w/ Definitions Units 4-6

All these sets I have made are broken up by the worksheet given to us to help us study exactly what we need to study so here are all the words and definitions we need to study.
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malign
to speak maliciously; insult
perjorative
negative and critical; insulting
elegy
a song or poem memorializing something or someone
sopor
sleep; drowsiness
malaise
a sense of unease; depression
negate
to cancel the effect of; nullify
jocular
characterized by joking
languish
to waste away
malinger
to pretend to be sick to avoid something
peccadillo
a small sin or fault
festoon
to drape or adorn festively
peccant
violating a moral law, sinful
bacchanal
a drunken party or celebration
requiem
a song or religious service for the dead or lost
vigilant
on the alert, watchful