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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
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
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
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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
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GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 18
disseminate
seminal
florid
flourish
v. to scatter; to spread
adj. fundamentally influential; important
adj. overly decorated; showy
v. to thrive; to prosper
disseminate
v. to scatter; to spread
seminal
adj. fundamentally influential; important
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
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
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
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
GACS lclab English 10 - Hill/Spiceland - Final Exam Review - Fall Semester - The Hiding Place
Willem
Mrs. Bierens de Haan
Pickwick
Corrie Ten Boom
Minister of the Dutch Reformed Church
Used his/her estate to help war victims
Underground leader for whom Corrie worked
First licensed women watchmaker in Holland
Willem
Minister of the Dutch Reformed Church
Mrs. Bierens de Haan
Used his/her estate to help war victims
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 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 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
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
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Combo with "GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1" and 16 others
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
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 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 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 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
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
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 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
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
12 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
complacent
docile
doctrine
gratuitous
adj. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
adj. Easily taught; submissive to instruction
n. That which is taught; body of beliefs or ideas
adj. Unnecessary or unwanted
complacent
adj. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
docile
adj. Easily taught; submissive to instruction
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
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
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
12 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
approbation
culpable
culprit
decriminalize
n. Praise or approval
adj. Deserving blame
n. One responsible for a crime
v. To do away with legal penalties for
approbation
n. Praise or approval
culpable
adj. Deserving blame
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…
12 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
12 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
adverse
convoluted
deflect
extort
adj. Not helpful; harmful
adj. Having too many twists and turns; overly complicated
v. To cause to turn aside or astray
v. To wrongly or illegally force someone to comply with a dem…
adverse
adj. Not helpful; harmful
convoluted
adj. Having too many twists and turns; overly complicated
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
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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
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?
11 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
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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
12 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 9
adverse
convoluted
deflect
extort
adj. Not helpful; harmful
adj. Having too many twists and turns; overly complicated
v. To cause to turn aside or astray
v. To wrongly or illegally force someone to comply with a dem…
adverse
adj. Not helpful; harmful
convoluted
adj. Having too many twists and turns; overly complicated
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
approbation
culpable
culprit
decriminalize
n. Praise or approval
adj. Deserving blame
n. One responsible for a crime
v. To do away with legal penalties for
approbation
n. Praise or approval
culpable
adj. Deserving blame
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
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GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
approbation
culpable
culprit
decriminalize
n. Praise or approval
adj. Deserving blame
n. One responsible for a crime
v. To do away with legal penalties for
approbation
n. Praise or approval
culpable
adj. Deserving blame
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
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
complacent
docile
doctrine
gratuitous
adj. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
adj. Easily taught; submissive to instruction
n. That which is taught; body of beliefs or ideas
adj. Unnecessary or unwanted
complacent
adj. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
docile
adj. Easily taught; submissive to instruction
15 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 20
magnitude
magnate
maxim
diminish
n. Greatness of size, strength, or importance
n. An important, powerful person in business
n. A brief statement that conveys a general truth
v. To make smaller; lessen
magnitude
n. Greatness of size, strength, or importance
magnate
n. An important, powerful person in business
14 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 20
Admonition
Cautionary
Cautious
Conciliatory
Gentle scolding
Intended to serve as a warning
Careful not to get into danger
Intended to lessen another's anger
Admonition
Gentle scolding
Cautionary
Intended to serve as a warning
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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
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
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
15 terms
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
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