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Latin Prefixes 7-12

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Prefixes E-, Ex-
"out," "from," "away"
Prefixes In-,Im-
"in," "into," "on," "against," "over"
emigrate
move out of a country or region to settle in another
immigrate
move into a foreign country or region as a permanent resident
eminent
standing or jutting out; conspicuous; famous; distinguished; noteworthy
imminent
hanging over one's head; threatening; about to occur; impending
enervate
(literally, "take out the nerves or strength") lessen the strength of; enfeeble; weaken
erosion
gradual wearing away; deterioration; depletion
evoke
bring out; call forth; elicit; produce
invoke
call on for help or protection; appeal to for support
excise
cut out; remove by cutting out
incise
cut into; carve; engrave
exclusive
1. shutting out, or tending to shut out, others
2. not shared with others; single; sole
inclusive
1. (literally, "shutting in") including the limits (dates, numbers, etc.) mentioned
2. broad in scope; comprehensive
exhibit
(literally, "hold out") show; display
inhibit
(literally, "hold in") hold in check; restrain; repress
expel
drive out; force out; compel to leave; banish; eject
impel
driven on; force; compel
implicate
(literally, "fold in or involve") show to be part of or connected with; involve; entangle
impugn
(literally, "fight against") call in question; assail by words or arguments; attack as false; contradict; attack; malign
incarcerate
put in prison; imprison; confine
inscribe
(literally, "write on") write, engrave, or print to create a lasting record; imprint; autograph
insurgent (n.)
one who rises in revolt against established authority; rebel; mutineer
insurgent (adj.)
rebellious; insubordinate; mutinous
Prefix Extra-
"outside"
Prefix Intra-
"within"
extracurricular
outside the regular curriculum or course of study
extraneous
coming from or existing outside; foreign; not essential; not pertinent; irrelevant
extravagant
1. outside or beyond the bounds of reason; excessive
2. spending lavishly; wasteful
intramural
within the walls or boundaries (of a school, college, etc.); confined to members (of a school, college, etc.)
intraparty
within a party
intrastate
within a state
intravenous
within or by way of the veins
Prefixes Contra-, Contro-, Counter-
"against, "contrary"
con (adv.)
(short for contra) against; on the negative side
con (n.)
(used mainly in the plural) opposing argument; reason against
contraband
merchandise imported or exported contrary to law; smuggled goods
contravene
go or act contrary to; violate; disregard; infringe
controversy
(literally, "a turning against') dispute; debate; quarrel
counter
(followed by "to") contrary; in the opposite direction
countermand
cancel (an order) by issuing a contrary order; revoke
incontrovertible
not able to be "turned against" or disputed" unquestionable; certain; indisputable
Prefix Inter-
"between"
intercede
(literally, "go between") interfere to reconcile differences; mediate; plead in another's behalf; intervene
intercept
(literally, "catch between") stop or seize on the way from one place to another; interrupt; catch
interlinear
inserted between lines already printed or written
interlude
anything filling the time between two events; interval; break; intermission
intermediary
go-between; mediator
intermission
pause between periods of activity; interval; interruption
intersect
(literally, "cut between") cut by passing through or across; divide; cross
interurban
between cities or towns
intervene
1. come between
2. come in to settle a quarrel