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Classical Roots B lesson 2 Motion
subvert
subservient
contort
distort
To upset; to overthrow; to ruin.
Excessively willing to yield; submissive.
To twist or bend out of shape.
1. To change something to make it false.... 2. To twist (somethi…
subvert
To upset; to overthrow; to ruin.
subservient
Excessively willing to yield; submissive.
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Classical Roots B lesson 1 Motion
percussion
perennial
permeate
persevere
1. The sharp striking of one thing against another.... 2. Instru…
1. Lasting for an indefinitely long time.... 2. Continuing regul…
To penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout.
To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obstac…
percussion
1. The sharp striking of one thing against another.... 2. Instru…
perennial
1. Lasting for an indefinitely long time.... 2. Continuing regul…
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book B, Lesson 1: Motion
Contend (Verb)
Defer (Verb)
Dilatory (Adjective)
Elation (Noun)
To engage in a quarrel, a struggle, or rivalry, or to assert;…
To postpone or delay
Tending to delay or postpone.
Excited feelings of pride, triumph, or happiness.
Contend (Verb)
To engage in a quarrel, a struggle, or rivalry, or to assert;…
Defer (Verb)
To postpone or delay
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Vocabulary From Classical Roots B: Lesson 1: Motion
per
percussion (n.)
percussion (n.)
percussion (adj.)
Latin-derived root meaning "through"
the sharp striking of one thing against another.
instruments that make a sound when struck.
describing the striking of a substance or a musical instrument.
per
Latin-derived root meaning "through"
percussion (n.)
the sharp striking of one thing against another.
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vocabulary from classical roots B lesson 1 & 2 motion
percussion
perennial
permeate
persevere
the sharp striking of one thing against another
lasting for an indefinately long time
to penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout
to hold fast to a task or purpose dispite handicaps or obstic…
percussion
the sharp striking of one thing against another
perennial
lasting for an indefinately long time
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Vocabulary from classical roots B Motion Lesson 2
Sub
Subvert
Subservient
Torqueo
<L. Under
tr.v. To upset; to overthrow; to ruin.
adj. Excessively willing to yield; submissive
<L. to twist to bend to turn around
Sub
<L. Under
Subvert
tr.v. To upset; to overthrow; to ruin.
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Vocabulary from classical roots (book B) lesson 1 & 2: motion
Percussion
Perennial
Permeate
Persevere
Noun... 1. The sharp striking of one thing against another.... 2. I…
Adjective... 1. Lasting for a really long time... 2. Continuing reg…
Verb... To penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout
Verb... To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or o…
Percussion
Noun... 1. The sharp striking of one thing against another.... 2. I…
Perennial
Adjective... 1. Lasting for a really long time... 2. Continuing reg…
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Vocabulary from classical roots (book B) lesson 1 & 2: motion
Percussion
Perennial
Permeate
Persevere
Noun... 1. The sharp striking of one thing against another.... 2. I…
Adjective... 1. Lasting for a really long time... 2. Continuing reg…
Verb... To penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout
Verb... To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or o…
Percussion
Noun... 1. The sharp striking of one thing against another.... 2. I…
Perennial
Adjective... 1. Lasting for a really long time... 2. Continuing reg…
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Classical Roots: Motion
contend
defer
dilatory
elation
v.To engage in a quarrel, a struggle, or rivalry
v.To postpone; to delay
adj.Tending to delay or postpone
n.Excited feelings of pride,triumph, or happiness
contend
v.To engage in a quarrel, a struggle, or rivalry
defer
v.To postpone; to delay
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Classical Roots B2
subvert
subservient
contort
distort
upset; overthrow
submissive; yielding
twist; bend
change; twist
subvert
upset; overthrow
subservient
submissive; yielding
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots B
subvert
subservient
contort
distort
to overthrow; to upset; to ruin
excessively willing to yield; submissive
to twist or bend out of shape
to change something to make it false; to twist out of its nat…
subvert
to overthrow; to upset; to ruin
subservient
excessively willing to yield; submissive
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book B Lesson 2 Motion 9_15
Adversity (N) [Adverse (Adj), Adversel…
Avert (V)
Contort (V) [Contorted (adj or v) Cont…
Distort (V) [Distorted (v or adj)]
Hardship or misfortunate
To turn away.
To twist or bend out of shape
1. To change something to make it false... 2. To twist (somethin…
Adversity (N) [Adverse (Adj), Adversel…
Hardship or misfortunate
Avert (V)
To turn away.
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Classical Roots B Lesson 2B
torqueo L.
contort
distort
distort
to twist
To twist or bend out of shape.
To change something to make it false.
To twist something out of its natural shape.
torqueo L.
to twist
contort
To twist or bend out of shape.
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Classical Roots B Lesson 2B
torqueo L.
contort
distort
retort
to twist
To twist or bend out of shape.
1. To twist something out of its natural shape.... 2. To change…
To reply quickly and sharply.
torqueo L.
to twist
contort
To twist or bend out of shape.
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Classical Roots B Lesson 2A
sub L.
subvert
subservient
perverse
under
To upset, overthrow, ruin.
Extremely compliant.
Stubbornly doing something other than what is expected.
sub L.
under
subvert
To upset, overthrow, ruin.
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Classical Roots B Lesson 1A
percussion
perennial
permeate
persevere
Instruments that make a sound when struck.
Lasting for an indefinitely long time.
To penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout.
To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obstac…
percussion
Instruments that make a sound when struck.
perennial
Lasting for an indefinitely long time.
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots: Motion
Percussion
Perennial
Permeate
Persevere
The sharp striking of one thing against another; instruments…
Lasting for an indefinitely long time; continuing regularly
To penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout
To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obstac…
Percussion
The sharp striking of one thing against another; instruments…
Perennial
Lasting for an indefinitely long time; continuing regularly
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Classical Roots Lesson 1-2: Motion
percussion
perennial
permeate
persevere
n. the sharp striking of one thing against another; instrumen…
adj. lasting for an indefinitely long time; continuing regula…
v. to penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout
v. to hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obs…
percussion
n. the sharp striking of one thing against another; instrumen…
perennial
adj. lasting for an indefinitely long time; continuing regula…
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Classical Roots Lesson 1 "Motion"
Percussion
Perennial
Permeate
Perservere
1. The sharp striking of one thing against another... 2. Instrum…
1. Lasting for an indefinitely long time... 2. Continuing regula…
To penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout
To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obstac…
Percussion
1. The sharp striking of one thing against another... 2. Instrum…
Perennial
1. Lasting for an indefinitely long time... 2. Continuing regula…
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Classical roots B lesson 9
refute
reiterate
repartee
repertoire
- to prove a statement or person to be incorrect; to disprove
- to say over again
- quick, witty reply... - conversation characterized by such rem…
- the stock of plays, stories, songs, or other pieces that a…
refute
- to prove a statement or person to be incorrect; to disprove
reiterate
- to say over again
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Classical Roots B: Lesson 9
refute
reiterate
repartee
repertoire
to prove a statement or person to be incorrect; to disprove
to say over again
a quick, witty reply; a conversation characterized by such re…
the stock of plays, stories, songs, or other pieces that a pl…
refute
to prove a statement or person to be incorrect; to disprove
reiterate
to say over again
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Classical Roots B: Lesson 10
auspicious
introspection
retrospect
specimen
showing signs that promise success
examination of one's own thoughts and feelings
a survey of past times or events
a single thing that is taken as an example of a whole category
auspicious
showing signs that promise success
introspection
examination of one's own thoughts and feelings
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Classical Roots B: Lesson 7
abrasive
abound
abscond
abhor
harsh; rough
to exist in great quantitates or numbers; to be fully supplie…
to leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself
to detest thoroughly
abrasive
harsh; rough
abound
to exist in great quantitates or numbers; to be fully supplie…
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Classical Roots B
Per
Fero
Ferre
Tuli
=Through
=To bring, to bear, to carry
=To bring, to bear, to carry
=To bring, to bear, to carry
Per
=Through
Fero
=To bring, to bear, to carry
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Classical Roots B Lesson 8
superlative
superfluous
concise
herbicide
the highest; above the rest
beyond what is required; extra
saying or writing much in few words
a substance for killing plants, especially weeds
superlative
the highest; above the rest
superfluous
beyond what is required; extra
14 terms
Classical Roots B Lesson 7
abrasive
abound
abscond
abhor
Harsh; rough
To exist in great quantities or numbers; to be fully supplied…
To leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself
To detest thoroughly
abrasive
Harsh; rough
abound
To exist in great quantities or numbers; to be fully supplied…
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Lesson 2 : Motion Vocabulary from Classical Roots
Subvert
Subservient
Contort
Distort
V. To upset; to overthrow; to ruin... The Patriots subverted th…
adj. excessively willing to yield; submissive... The young, sub…
v. To twist or bend out of shape... The acrobatic child contort…
V. To change something to make it false... To twist out of its n…
Subvert
V. To upset; to overthrow; to ruin... The Patriots subverted th…
Subservient
adj. excessively willing to yield; submissive... The young, sub…
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots B Lesson 1
percussion
perennial
persevere
permeate
the sharp striking of one thing against another; instruments…
lasting for an indefinitely long time; continuing regularly;…
to hold fast to a task despite handicaps or obstacles
to penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout
percussion
the sharp striking of one thing against another; instruments…
perennial
lasting for an indefinitely long time; continuing regularly;…
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Classical Roots B - Lesson 11
ad hoc
admonish
assimilate
olfactory
For a specific purpose or situation
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
to take in and make a part of the body; to digest OR to cause…
PERTAINING TO SMELL
ad hoc
For a specific purpose or situation
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
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Classical Roots B - Lesson 1
Percussion
Perennial
Permeate
Persevere
1. The sharp striking of one thing against anothe
(adj.) lasting for a long time, persistent; (n.) a plant that…
(v.) to spread through, penetrate, soak through
To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obstac…
Percussion
1. The sharp striking of one thing against anothe
Perennial
(adj.) lasting for a long time, persistent; (n.) a plant that…
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Classical Roots, Book B, Lesson 6
tenere
apere
aptitude
inept
to hold, to keep; verb
to fasten, to attach
apere; n. a natural talent or ability; quickness in learning
apere; adj. without skill; inappropriate our out place; fooli…
tenere
to hold, to keep; verb
apere
to fasten, to attach
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots B Lesson 6
aptitude
inept
conjugal
adjunct
a natural talent or ability
without skill; inappropriate or out of place; foolish or absurd
pertaining to marriage- the relationship between a husband an…
an added part not essential to the whole
aptitude
a natural talent or ability
inept
without skill; inappropriate or out of place; foolish or absurd
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots B Lesson 1
percussion
perennial
persevere
permeate
the sharp striking of one thing against another; instruments…
lasting for an indefinitely long time; continuing regularly;…
to hold fast to a task despite handicaps or obstacles
to penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout
percussion
the sharp striking of one thing against another; instruments…
perennial
lasting for an indefinitely long time; continuing regularly;…
10 terms
Vocabulary from Classical Roots B Lesson 4
extraneous
extraterrestrial
extrovert
mediate
extra; coming from outside; foreign; not essential or vital
outside or originating from outside the earth's atmosphere; a…
a person interested in things outside the self; opposite of i…
to act as negotiator between opposing sides in a dispute
extraneous
extra; coming from outside; foreign; not essential or vital
extraterrestrial
outside or originating from outside the earth's atmosphere; a…
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book B
Nolo contendere.
PER <L
percussion
cuss=quatere <L
I do not wish to contend. ... *A legal term used when a defenda…
through
(n) 1. The sharp striking of one thing against another... 2. Ins…
to strike
Nolo contendere.
I do not wish to contend. ... *A legal term used when a defenda…
PER <L
through
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Classical Roots B Lesson 8
superlative
superfluous
concise
herbicide
the highest; above the rest
beyond what is required; extra
saying or writing much in few words
a substance for killing plants, especially weeds
superlative
the highest; above the rest
superfluous
beyond what is required; extra
10 terms
Classical Roots B lesson 10
auspicious
introspection
retrospect
speciamen
Showing signs that promise success.
Examination of one's own thoughts and feelings.
A survey of past times or events.
A single thing that is taken as an example of a whole category.
auspicious
Showing signs that promise success.
introspection
Examination of one's own thoughts and feelings.
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Classical Roots Vocabulary, Book B, Lesson 2
Sub
Subvert
Subservient
Torqueo, Torquere, Torsi, Tortum
"under"
to upset; to overthrow; to ruin
excessively willing to yield; submissive
"to twist", "to bend", "to turn around"
Sub
"under"
Subvert
to upset; to overthrow; to ruin
9 terms
Classical Roots B lesson 12
assent
dissent
pesentiment
sensuous
To consent; to express agreement (used with to).
1.To have or express a different opinion.... 2. Disagreement.
A sense of something about to happen.
Appealing to the senses, especially aesthetically.
assent
To consent; to express agreement (used with to).
dissent
1.To have or express a different opinion.... 2. Disagreement.
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Classical Roots B lesson 14
condole
doleful
irascible
irate
To express sympathy (used with WITH).
Mournful; sad.
Irritable; hot tempered.
Angry; enraged.
condole
To express sympathy (used with WITH).
doleful
Mournful; sad.
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Classical Roots B lesson 15
circuitous
circumspect
circumference
orbit
Roundabout; indirect.
Cautious and watchful; prudent.
The outer boundary of a circle; the perimeter.
1. Path of one body as it revolves around another body.... 2. A…
circuitous
Roundabout; indirect.
circumspect
Cautious and watchful; prudent.
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Classical Roots B lesson 6
aptitude
inept
adjunct
conjugate
A natural talent or ability; quickness in learning.
1. Without skill.... 2. Inappropriate or out of place; foolish o…
An added part not essential to the whole.
To give forms of verbs in a fixed order.
aptitude
A natural talent or ability; quickness in learning.
inept
1. Without skill.... 2. Inappropriate or out of place; foolish o…
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Classical Roots B lesson 16
feign
feint
effigy
ideology
To pretend.
1. A misleading movement or pretended attack.... 2. A pretense;…
A sculpture or model of a person.
The main ideas of a class, group, or movement.
feign
To pretend.
feint
1. A misleading movement or pretended attack.... 2. A pretense;…
11 terms
Classical Roots B lesson 13
procrastinate
prodigal
prodigy
profane
To put off doing something; to delay needlessly.
1. Recklessly wasteful; extravagant.... 2. Profuse; lavish.... 3. A…
A person with exceptional talent or powers.
1. Showing disrespect toward God or sacred things.... 2. Nonreli…
procrastinate
To put off doing something; to delay needlessly.
prodigal
1. Recklessly wasteful; extravagant.... 2. Profuse; lavish.... 3. A…
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots B Lesson 9
refute
reiterate
repartee
repertoire
to disprove; to prove a person or statement incorrect
to say over again
a quick witty reply
the stock of stories, plays, songs that a player is prepared…
refute
to disprove; to prove a person or statement incorrect
reiterate
to say over again
11 terms
Classical Roots B: Lesson 7
abrasive
abound
abscond
abhor
harsh; rough
to exist in great quantitates or numbers; to be fully supplie…
to leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself
to detest thoroughly
abrasive
harsh; rough
abound
to exist in great quantitates or numbers; to be fully supplie…
12 terms
Classical Roots Vocabulary, Book B, Lesson Three
EX
Excerpt
Exhilarate
Exonerate
from, out of
a passage selected from a book, play, piece of music, etc.
to cheer; to stimulate; to enliven
to free from blame
EX
from, out of
Excerpt
a passage selected from a book, play, piece of music, etc.
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots B
subvert
subservient
contort
distort
to overthrow; to upset; to ruin
excessively willing to yield; submissive
to twist or bend out of shape
to change something to make it false; to twist out of its nat…
subvert
to overthrow; to upset; to ruin
subservient
excessively willing to yield; submissive
10 terms
Classical Roots B lesson 8
superlative
superfluous
concise
herbicide
The highest; above the rest.
Beyond what is required; extra.
Saying or writing much in few words.
A substance for killing plants, especially weeds.
superlative
The highest; above the rest.
superfluous
Beyond what is required; extra.
22 terms
Classical Roots B Lesson 8
Super
superlative
superfluous
caedo
above
the highest, above the rest
beyond what is required
to cut
Super
above
superlative
the highest, above the rest
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