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1

INVINCIBLE

adj.

2

PROVINCIAL

Ant:sophisticated
adj.

3

EVINCE

v.

4

Ducere,Ductum

to lead.

5

conducive

Syn:helpful, favorable
adj.

6

Induce

Syn:persuade.
Ant:discourage
v.

7

Deduce

Syn:conclude
v.

8

Trahere,Tractum

to drag

9

protracted

Syn:Lingering.
Ant:brief
adj.

10

Intractable

Syn:immovable.
Ant:malleable
adj.

11

Retract

Syn:repeal
v.

12

PETERE, PETITUM

to seek aggressively, to assail, to rush

13

PETULANT

adj.

14

IMPETUOUS

Syn:rash.
Ant:careful
adj.

15

IMPETUS

n.

16

FRANGERE, FRACTUM

to break

17

FRACTIOUS

Syn:cross,peevish.
Ant:amiable
adj.

18

Infraction

Syn:transgression
n.

19

Infringe

v.

20

CAEDERE, CISUM

cut, kill

21

EXCISE

Syn:Expunge
v.

22

incisive

Syn:keen.
Ant:dull
adj.

23

Concise

Syn:terse
Ant:rambling
adj.

24

Temnein

to cut

25

Tome

n.

26

EPITOME

Syn:embodiment
n.

27

DICHOTOMY

n.

28

Anatomy

n.

29

Pungere,Punctum

to sting, pierce.

30

COMPUNCTION

Syn:penitence
n.

31

PUNCTILIOUS

Syn:meticulous.
Ant:careless
adj.

32

PUNGENT

adj.

33

PELLERE, PULSUM

to push, to drive

34

COMPEL

Syn:sway
v.

35

IMPULSE

Syn:whim,spur
n.

36

EXPEL

Syn:eject.
Ant.admit
v.

37

JACERE, JECTUM

to throw, to cast

38

CONJECTURE

Syn:theory.
Ant:fact
n.

39

DEJECTED

Syn:dispirited.
Ant:animated
adj.

40

Abject

Syn:degraded.
Ant:exalted
adj.

41

MITTERE, MISSUM

send

42

EMISSARY

Syn:go-between
n.

43

DISMISSIVE

Syn:contemptuous
adj.

44

remiss

Syn:delinquent.
Ant:prudent
adj.

45

MOVERE, MOTUS

to move

46

MOTIVE

Syn:incentive
n.

47

MOTIF

n.

48

EMOTE

Syn:dramatize
v.

49

Via

road way

50

VIADUCT

n.

51

IMPERVIOUS

Syn:invulnerable
adj.

52

Deviate

Syn:stray.
Ant:continue
v.

53

OBVIATE

Syn:prevent
v.

54

FERRE

to carry, to bring

55

DEFER

Syn:postpone.
Ant:hasten
v.

56

Deference

Syn:submission.
Ant:rebellion
n.

57

confer

v.

58

INFERENCE

n.

59

PROFFER

Ant:withhold
v.

60

PROLIFERATE

Syn:reproduce
v.

61

PORTARE, PORTATUM

to carry, to bring

62

COMPORTMENT

Syn:demeanor
n.

63

PURPORTED

syn: alleged     
ant: definite
adj.