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14 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11
sinecure
incurious
procure
internecine
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
v. to get with some effort
adj. causing many deaths on all sides of a conflict
sinecure
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
incurious
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
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
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 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
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
19 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
pastoral
repast
aggregate
egregious
adj. Having to do with the country
n. A meal; food and drink for a meal
adj. Gathered into a whole ; total
adj. Standing out sharply as wrong or bad
pastoral
adj. Having to do with the country
repast
n. A meal; food and drink for a meal
16 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
moratorium
demure
demur
extemporaneous
n. a formal delay; a suspension
adj. modest and shy
v. to express unwillingness to do something; to object
adj. done without planning; improvised
moratorium
n. a formal delay; a suspension
demure
adj. modest and shy
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
locus
in lieu of
allocate
apposite
n. specific place; especially, the center of an activity or e…
adv. in place of
v. to set aside for a special purpose
adj. relevant or appropriate
locus
n. specific place; especially, the center of an activity or e…
in lieu of
adv. in place of
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
artifice
artless
inert
icon
n. clever trickery; deception
adj. without strategy or deceit; naive
adj. not having power to move; slow to act
n. an image that best represents something; a symbol
artifice
n. clever trickery; deception
artless
adj. without strategy or deceit; naive
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 3
vehement
inveigh
surmise
demise
adj. Strongly emotional; fierce and passionate
v. To attack strongly in words; to talk or write bitterly aga…
v. To draw a conclusion based on little or no information; to…
n. The end of existence; death
vehement
adj. Strongly emotional; fierce and passionate
inveigh
v. To attack strongly in words; to talk or write bitterly aga…
16 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
psyche
psychosomatic
psychotic
pusillanimous
n. the mind, especially as the center of a person's being
adj. having an effect on the body, but mental or emotional in…
adj. having severe mental illness to the point of disconnecti…
adj. timid or cowardly; not brave
psyche
n. the mind, especially as the center of a person's being
psychosomatic
adj. having an effect on the body, but mental or emotional in…
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
discursive
concur
succor
obsequious
adj. Wandering from one topic to another
v. To agree in an opinion or decision
n. Badly needed help; aid
adj. Too willing to serve or obey
discursive
adj. Wandering from one topic to another
concur
v. To agree in an opinion or decision
17 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
cogent
exigent
assay
intransigent
adj. Strong and to the point; convincing
adj. Urgent; pressing
v. To test, analyze
adj. Refusing to compromise
cogent
adj. Strong and to the point; convincing
exigent
adj. Urgent; pressing
10 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 12
subjugate
conjugal
contiguous
contingent
v. to bring under control; to conquer or subdue
adj. of or related to marriage
adj. touching on one side; sharing a border or borders
adj. possible, conditional
subjugate
v. to bring under control; to conquer or subdue
conjugal
adj. of or related to marriage
12 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
moratorium
demure
demur
extemporaneous
n. a formal delay; a suspension
adj. modest and shy
v. to express unwillingness to do something; to object
adj. done without planning; improvised
moratorium
n. a formal delay; a suspension
demure
adj. modest and shy
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
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 12
definitive
infinitesimal
infinite
innovative
adj. Defining for all others; standard
adj. Extremely small; incalculably or immeasurably small
adj. Without beginning or end
adj. Showing creativity and originality
definitive
adj. Defining for all others; standard
infinitesimal
adj. Extremely small; incalculably or immeasurably small
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 12
rapacious
rapt
surreptitious
perceptible
adj. Seizing everything; greedy
adj. Giving total attention to; captivated
adj. Hidden or secret; done without notice
adj. Able to be noticed or felt
rapacious
adj. Seizing everything; greedy
rapt
adj. Giving total attention to; captivated
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
10 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11
sinecure
incurious
procure
internecine
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
v. to get with some effort
adj. causing many deaths on all sides of a conflict
sinecure
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
incurious
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
10 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
judicious
adjudicate
amoral
mores
adj. having or showing good judgement
v. to settle a dispute or argument
adj. not concerned about morality
n. attitudes and behaviors that are so firmly fixed that they…
judicious
adj. having or showing good judgement
adjudicate
v. to settle a dispute or argument
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 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 15
magniloquent
loquacious
circumlocution
colloquy
adj. high-flown and elevated in speech
adj. very talkative
n. roundabout or overly long way of saying something
n. formal conversation or dialogue
magniloquent
adj. high-flown and elevated in speech
loquacious
adj. very talkative
14 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11
sinecure
incurious
procure
internecine
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
v. to get with some effort
adj. causing many deaths on all sides of a conflict
sinecure
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
incurious
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
locus
in lieu of
allocate
apposite
n. specific place; especially, the center of an activity or e…
adv. in place of
v. to set aside for a special purpose
adj. relevant or appropriate
locus
n. specific place; especially, the center of an activity or e…
in lieu of
adv. in place of
10 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11
sinecure
incurious
procure
internecine
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
v. to get with some effort
adj. causing many deaths on all sides of a conflict
sinecure
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
incurious
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
13 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
18 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 18
dour
obdurate
duress
flux
adj. gloomy and stern
adj. wickedly stubborn; obstinate
n. the use of force or threats to make someone act
n. continuous change; instability
dour
adj. gloomy and stern
obdurate
adj. wickedly stubborn; obstinate
11 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
artifice
artless
inert
icon
n. clever trickery; deception
adj. without strategy or deceit; naive
adj. not having power to move; slow to act
n. an image that best represents something; a symbol
artifice
n. clever trickery; deception
artless
adj. without strategy or deceit; naive
11 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
10 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
10 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
22 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
30 terms
English 12 - Greek & Latin Roots
-ast(er)-
-audi-
-auto-
-bene-
star
hear
self
good
-ast(er)-
star
-audi-
hear
6 terms
Latin & Greek Roots 12
act
klept(o)
frac, frag, rupt
simil
to do, make
to steal
to break
to resemble
act
to do, make
klept(o)
to steal
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
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
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
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
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 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
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 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
16 terms
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
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
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
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
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