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Flashcards in Latin Roots #9 Deck (28):
1

Mir

Wonder

2

Quer, quest, quir, quis

Seek; ask

3

Queri, queru

Complain

4

Roga

Ask

5

Pet

Seek; attack

6

Ora

Mouth; speech; prayer

7

Preca

Pray

8

Preci

Price; value

9

Pecu

One's own; private property; money

10

Propr, proper

One's own; individual

11

Lucr

Gain; profit

12

Fisc

Purse

13

Merc

Trade

14

Admire

To regard with wonder, pleasure, or approval

15

Inquisitive

Given to inquiry, research, or asking questions; eager for knowledge

16

Querulous

Full of complaints; complaining

17

Interrogate

To examine by questions; question formally

18

Petulant

Moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation

19

Oral

Of, pertaining to, or involving the mouth

20

Inexorable

Not to be persuaded, moved, or affected by prayers or entreaties

21

Imprecation

A curse; male diction

22

Depreciate

To decline in value

23

Peculiar

Distinctive in character or nature from others

24

Appropriate

Suitable or fitting for a specific purpose, person, occasion, etc.; to take for or for oneself; take possession of

25

Lucrative

Profitable; moneymaking, remunerative

26

Fiscal

Of or pertaining to the public treasury or revenues

27

Commerce

An interchange of goods or commodities; trade; business

28

Precious

Of high price or great value; very valuable or costly