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16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
recant
incantation
disenchanted
inaudible
v. To formally withdraw
n. Ritual chant; spell
adj. Losing fondness for; unhappy with
adj. So quiet as to impossible to hear
recant
v. To formally withdraw
incantation
n. Ritual chant; spell
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
ben
benevolent
benefactor
benign
Latin bene, "well, good"
adj. Kindly; favorable towards
n. A person who gives friendly aid
adj. Causing no harm
ben
Latin bene, "well, good"
benevolent
adj. Kindly; favorable towards
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GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
legacy
delegate
agenda
proactive
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
v. To divide up, especially responsibilities
n. Plan of action; purpose
adj. Seeking to solve a problem before it occurs
legacy
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
delegate
v. To divide up, especially responsibilities
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
peccadillo
impeccable
peccant
pejorative
n. A small sin or fault
adj. Having no flaws
adj. Violating a moral law; sinful
adj. Negative and critical ; insulting
peccadillo
n. A small sin or fault
impeccable
adj. Having no flaws
14 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 15
detrimental
contrite
trite
detritus
adj. causing damage or harm; injurious
adj. feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
adj. boring because of overuse or repetition
n. debris; junk
detrimental
adj. causing damage or harm; injurious
contrite
adj. feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
17 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 13
aberrant
circumvent
congress
covenant
adj. Deviating from a pattern or rule
v. To avoid by going around; bypass
n. A coming together
n. A mutual or legal agreement
aberrant
adj. Deviating from a pattern or rule
circumvent
v. To avoid by going around; bypass
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 3
abject
compel
conjecture
dejected
adj. Lowly, miserable and wretched
v. To force or strongly persuade; coerce
n. A guess, often one based on inadequate or faulty evidence
adj. Downcast or sad; depressed
abject
adj. Lowly, miserable and wretched
compel
v. To force or strongly persuade; coerce
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
uniform
unison
unanimous
monologue
adj. The same all the way through; consistent
n. In one voice
adj. Showing complete agreement
n. A speech made by a single person
uniform
adj. The same all the way through; consistent
unison
n. In one voice
15 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
legacy
delegate
agenda
proactive
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
v. To divide up, especially responsibilities
n. Plan of action; purpose
adj. Seeking to solve a problem before it occurs
legacy
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
delegate
v. To divide up, especially responsibilities
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GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
constructive
construe
destitute
expound
adj. Having a positive effect; helpful
v. To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
adj. Having no money; poor
v. To explain or discuss in detail
constructive
adj. Having a positive effect; helpful
construe
v. To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 2
degenerate
engender
genre
cognate
n. A corrupt wrongdoer
v. To bring about; to produce
n. A kind or type of art
adj. Related to or coming from the same source
degenerate
n. A corrupt wrongdoer
engender
v. To bring about; to produce
14 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
abscond
recondite
cryptic
apocryphal
v. to leave in a hurry, especially to escape the law
adj. difficult to understand; hidden from understanding
adj. hard to understand; having a secret meaning
adj. coming from an unreliable source; untrue
abscond
v. to leave in a hurry, especially to escape the law
recondite
adj. difficult to understand; hidden from understanding
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots- Unit 6
somnolent
soporific
sopor
languid
adj. Drowsy; sleepy, somnia
adj. Causing sleep or fatigue
n. Sleep; drowsiness
adj. Lacking energy; weak
somnolent
adj. Drowsy; sleepy, somnia
soporific
adj. Causing sleep or fatigue
14 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 17
synopsis
myopic
adumbrate
umbrage
n. a short outline or review of main points
adj. nearsighted; lacking vision or foresight
v. to briefly outline or describe
n. anger caused by an insult or slight
synopsis
n. a short outline or review of main points
myopic
adj. nearsighted; lacking vision or foresight
15 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
apparition
aspect
diaphanous
envisage
n. An unreal figure; a ghost
n. A part that can be considered or viewed
adj. Lightweight and transparent
v. To imagine, to conceive of
apparition
n. An unreal figure; a ghost
aspect
n. A part that can be considered or viewed
17 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 13
capitulate
recapitulate
caprice
precipitate
v. to yield; to surrender
v. to summarize briefly
n. sudden change of intention; impulsiveness
v. to cause something to happen immediately; to speed up
capitulate
v. to yield; to surrender
recapitulate
v. to summarize briefly
11 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
monotonous
mononsyllabic
monotone
divulge
adj. unvarying; lacking in variety
adj. having only one syllable
n. sameness of sound, style, manner, or color
v. to make public
monotonous
adj. unvarying; lacking in variety
mononsyllabic
adj. having only one syllable
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 3
verdure
verdant
viridity
candid
n. Greenery; fresh and ripe vegetation
adj. Green; lush with vegetation
n. Lack of experience; innocence
adj. Open and sincere
verdure
n. Greenery; fresh and ripe vegetation
verdant
adj. Green; lush with vegetation
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
totalitarian
totality
holistic
catholic
adj. having to do with a government in which one person, grou…
n. completeness
adj. concerning the whole rather than the parts
adj. covering a broad range; universal
totalitarian
adj. having to do with a government in which one person, grou…
totality
n. completeness
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 17
annotate
connotation
conscientious
denotation
v. To explain of discuss through a note
n. An image or idea associated with a word
adj. Diligent and careful
n. The dictionary definition of a word
annotate
v. To explain of discuss through a note
connotation
n. An image or idea associated with a word
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
semantic
semiotic
paradigm
phraseology
adj. having to do with the meaning of words or language
adj. of or relating to signs or symbols
n. a pattern or model
n. the way in which something is expressed
semantic
adj. having to do with the meaning of words or language
semiotic
adj. of or relating to signs or symbols
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 15-18
enjoin
injunction
rejoinder
impartial
v. To command; to urge
n. An order which legally prevents something
n. An answer; a reply
adj. Having no bias or favor
enjoin
v. To command; to urge
injunction
n. An order which legally prevents something
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
importune
importunate
rapport
insufferable
v. To urge or beg without end
adj. Extremely demanding; insistent
n. a positive relationship
adj. Impossible to bear; intolerable
importune
v. To urge or beg without end
importunate
adj. Extremely demanding; insistent
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GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11
assertion
exertion
dissertation
disconcert
n. something declared or stated positively
n. the use of power and of strength
n. a formal and long paper, written for a degree at a univers…
v. to upset and confuse
assertion
n. something declared or stated positively
exertion
n. the use of power and of strength
13 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 12
sedition
ambiance
circuitous
transitory
n. act or practice aimed at undermining authority, rebellion
n. environment surrounding; atmosphere
adj. roundabout or lengthy
adj. short-lived or temporary
sedition
n. act or practice aimed at undermining authority, rebellion
ambiance
n. environment surrounding; atmosphere
18 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
discomfit
edification
malfeasance
feasible
v. To embarrass and confuse
n. Improvement or enlightenment
n. Misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public official
adj. Capable of being accomplished
discomfit
v. To embarrass and confuse
edification
n. Improvement or enlightenment
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 2
stanch
staunch
extant
restive
v. To stop the flow of
adj. Firm and steadfast
adj. Still in existence; not destroyed
adj. 1. Resisting authority; difficult to control; 2. Restles…
stanch
v. To stop the flow of
staunch
adj. Firm and steadfast
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
misinformation
reform
formative
inept
n. Untrue or wrong information
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
adj. Occurring at the time of most influence
adj. Unskilled; clumsy
misinformation
n. Untrue or wrong information
reform
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
monotonous
mononsyllabic
monotone
divulge
adj. unvarying; lacking in variety
adj. having only one syllable
n. sameness of sound, style, manner, or color
v. to make public
monotonous
adj. unvarying; lacking in variety
mononsyllabic
adj. having only one syllable
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 17
desultory
resilient
exultant
expendable
adj. moving ior jumping from one thing to another
adj. able to recover readily; persistent
adj. marked by great joy or jubilation
adj. not necessary; dispensable
desultory
adj. moving ior jumping from one thing to another
resilient
adj. able to recover readily; persistent
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots- Unit 6
somnolent
soporific
sopor
languid
adj. Drowsy; sleepy, somnia
adj. Causing sleep or fatigue
n. Sleep; drowsiness
adj. Lacking energy; weak
somnolent
adj. Drowsy; sleepy, somnia
soporific
adj. Causing sleep or fatigue
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
apolitical
civic
civility
civilize
adj. Having no interest in politics; not political
adj. Having to do with the business of a town or community
n. Politeness; courteousness
v. To make more cultured or refined
apolitical
adj. Having no interest in politics; not political
civic
adj. Having to do with the business of a town or community
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 13
incendiary
incense
inflammatory
flamboyant
adj. inflaming; provoking heat or anger
n. to infuriate; to make passionately angry
adj. arousing anger or strong emotion
adj. intended to attract attention; showy
incendiary
adj. inflaming; provoking heat or anger
incense
n. to infuriate; to make passionately angry
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
jocose
jocular
festoon
fete
adj. Cheerful; merry,
adj. Characterized by joking aka y so gravity?
v. To drape or adorn festively
v. To honor with a banquet or feast
jocose
adj. Cheerful; merry,
jocular
adj. Characterized by joking aka y so gravity?
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
fortuitous
fortuity
auspices
auspicious
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
n. Chance or accident
n. Protection or support; spices protect food
adj. Followed by favorable circumstances
fortuitous
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
fortuity
n. Chance or accident
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 16
implicit
inexplicable
diverge
converge
adj. implied or understood but not directly expressed
adj. difficult or impossible to explain
v. to branch out; to go different ways
v. to come together; to gather; to meet
implicit
adj. implied or understood but not directly expressed
inexplicable
adj. difficult or impossible to explain
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 3
prohibit
inhibit
suffuse
confound
v. To stop one from doing something; prevent
v. To get in the way of; hinder
v. To fill up from within; to spread throughout
v. To confuse and frustrate
prohibit
v. To stop one from doing something; prevent
inhibit
v. To get in the way of; hinder
17 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 2
anatomy
compunction
concise
dichotomy
n. The structure or parts, taken as a whole
n. Felling of regret or remorse
adj. Brief and straightforward
n. Two opposite parts of one whole
anatomy
n. The structure or parts, taken as a whole
compunction
n. Felling of regret or remorse
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
phototropic
phosphorescent
photogenic
lucid
adj. tending to grow or move towards light
adj. Giving off light without heat
adj. Attractive in pictures or photographs
adj. Easy to understand; clear
phototropic
adj. tending to grow or move towards light
phosphorescent
adj. Giving off light without heat
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
benevolent
benefactor
benign
accord
adj. Kindly; favorable towards
n. A person who gives friendly aid
adj. Causing no harm
n. Sameness of opinion; agreement
benevolent
adj. Kindly; favorable towards
benefactor
n. A person who gives friendly aid
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
conducive
deduce
evince
impetuous
adj. Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
v. To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
v. To establish; to reflect the truth of
adj. Acting passionately and without forethought
conducive
adj. Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
deduce
v. To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 13
incendiary
incense
inflammatory
flamboyant
adj. inflaming; provoking heat or anger
n. to infuriate; to make passionately angry
adj. arousing anger or strong emotion
adj. intended to attract attention; showy
incendiary
adj. inflaming; provoking heat or anger
incense
n. to infuriate; to make passionately angry
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 2
stanch
staunch
extant
restive
v. To stop the flow of
adj. Firm and steadfast
adj. Still in existence; not destroyed
adj. 1. Resisting authority; difficult to control; 2. Restles…
stanch
v. To stop the flow of
staunch
adj. Firm and steadfast
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
bellicose
antebellum
belligerence
enamored
adj. Warlike in nature
adj. Occurring before a war
n. Warlike mood or attitude
adj. Fond of; feeling love towards
bellicose
adj. Warlike in nature
antebellum
adj. Occurring before a war
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
adherent
diffuse
diligent
dissolute
n. A follower of a person or idea
adj. Not concerntrated or focused; wordy
adj. Hard-working and careful
adj. Devoted to sensual pleasure; lacking in moral restraint
adherent
n. A follower of a person or idea
diffuse
adj. Not concerntrated or focused; wordy
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GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 15
detrimental
contrite
trite
detritus
adj. causing damage or harm; injurious
adj. feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
adj. boring because of overuse or repetition
n. debris; junk
detrimental
adj. causing damage or harm; injurious
contrite
adj. feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
impediment
expedient
pedestrian
pedant
n. Something that gets in the way; obstacle
adj. Providing results quickly; practical and effective
adj. Lacking excitement; ordinary and dull
n. One possessing abundant knowledge of minor, often unintere…
impediment
n. Something that gets in the way; obstacle
expedient
adj. Providing results quickly; practical and effective
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 15
advocate
benediction
clamorous
colloquial
1) v. To argue in favor of 2) n. Someone who argues for
n. A blessing
adj. Characterized by a loud noise or outcry
adj. Of or related to informal speech
advocate
1) v. To argue in favor of 2) n. Someone who argues for
benediction
n. A blessing
17 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 18
aesthetic
anesthetic
antipathy
apathetic
Having to do with beauty or order
A substance which causes loss of feeling
Hostility or hatred
Not interested; having no strong emotion towards
aesthetic
Having to do with beauty or order
anesthetic
A substance which causes loss of feeling
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GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 19
Abrogate
Acquisitive
Arrogant
Correspond
To cancel; to repeal
Seeking to get things; greedy
Excessively proud; haughty
To be similar to; compare
Abrogate
To cancel; to repeal
Acquisitive
Seeking to get things; greedy
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